the FACTS


Human trafficking is the world's fastest growing criminal enterprise. 

California is one of the nation's top four destination states for trafficking human beings.

The average age of a trafficking victim is 12 years old. 

84% of children arrested for prostitution in LA County live in Long Beach and the South Bay area.

Los Angeles County is recognized as one of the major hubs for sex trafficking in the nation. 

There are more slaves in the world today than at any other time in history.


According to the California Department of Justice & Los Angeles County Supervisors Office.