Multi-part Series on Trafficking in Oakland

Posted: May 22, 2010 in Learn More
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Live in Oakland, but still have a hard time believing that sex trafficking is happening right in your area code? Read the nine stories in here on Oakland Local, and get ready to face the hard truth. Here’s the summary of the series: “Investigative reporters Barbara Grady and Sarah Terry-Cobo spent six weeks on “the track,” Oakland’s International Boulevard, talking with survivors, police, social services advocates and the district attorney’s office to get inside the booming problem of trafficked youth in Oakland.”
Read the full stories here.

Oakland Local is an independent, non-profit community news and information hub, connecting community and news, that launched on Oct. 19, 2009. Their site combines original investigative and feature reporting with community news and information from 35 Oakland non-profit organizations and community groups and many engaged citizens from around the city.

–Laura

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