Library for General Public

U.S. Department of Justice

Attorney General’s Annual Report to Congress and Assessment of the U.S. Government Activities to Combat Trafficking in Persons, Fiscal Year 2010

Dec. 2011

Snapshot of federal efforts in Fiscal Year 2010 to: (1) protect human trafficking victims by providing benefits/services; (2) investigate/prosecute trafficking crimes; (3) prevent further trafficking-related crimes, including increasing task force/agency efficacy/coordination, intensifying role of DOL and EEOC within the anti-trafficking task forces to address labor trafficking; (4) promoting evidence-based practices/strategies, enhancing public/private partnerships, creating public awareness campaigns.

Department of Homeland Security: Blue Campaign

Blue Campaign Resource Catalog

The Blue Campaign has developed comprehensive resources available for public distribution,” including posters, pamphlets, shoe cards, and tear cards.

Laws of California

California Proposition 35: Californians Against Sexual Exploitation Act (CASE Act) (2012)

Passed November 6, 2012

(1) Increases criminal penalties for human trafficking, including prison sentences up to 15-years-to-life and fines up to $1,500,000; (2) Fines collected to be used for victim services and law enforcement; (3) Requires person convicted of trafficking to register as sex offender; (4) Prohibits evidence that victim engaged in sexual conduct from being used against victim in court proceedings; (5) Requires human trafficking training for police officers.