John Meza (President, AATN) and Stacey Sutherland (Program Director, TRUST) explain the importance raising awareness has in combating Human Trafficking across Arizona.
Take a look at the TV interview on ABC 15’s Sonoran Living
As a retired Arizona Police Chief, John highlights the training and steps Law Enforcement take to identify the victims and perpetrators. He also encourages everyone to “See Something – Say Something” and report any suspicions of potential trafficking to police.
Stacey gives examples of how cell phones and social media play a role in grooming young people that many parents and guardians may not be aware of. There are free resources available to help start and continue the an on-going conversation in the resource area of our website.
The segment first aired January 23, 2020.