Human Trafficking Intersections with Transportation

April 1, 2018
National Human Trafficking Hotline
The Transportation Industry intersects with human trafficking in the United States in a number of different ways. A number of these intersections are reflected in the reports of human trafficking made to the National Human Trafficking Hotline. This report includes information about the calls and cases reported to have intersections with taxis and other commercial driving services; buses and bus stations; and airlines and airports.
This is not a comprehensive report on the scale or scope of the intersection of the transportation industry and human trafficking in the United States. It represents only cases reported to the National Hotline from January 1, 2011 to March 31, 2017.

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signals were received by the Hotline in 2021. Includes calls, texts, and online chats and tips.

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