Sex Trafficking Sting Recovers 20 Children in These States

The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Denver Field Office, which includes Wyoming, recently recovered more children in a nationwide trafficking sting than any other area in the U.S.

Officials from the FBI and 500 law enforcement partners announced today that 149 underage trafficking victims were recovered and 153 pimps were arrested in a nationwide human trafficking operation conducted throughout the United States last week.

The initiative, dubbed Operation Cross Country IX, is a national effort spearheaded by the FBI and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, along with state and local law enforcement partners across the country . . .

20 child victims were recovered by the Denver Field Office and seven pimps were arrested . . .

“Human trafficking is a monstrous and devastating crime that steals lives and degrades our nation,” said Attorney General Loretta Lynch. “As a result of the FBI’s outstanding coordination and exemplary efforts alongside state and local partners during Operation Cross Country, more children will sleep safely tonight, and more wrongdoers will face the judgment of our criminal justice system. (Read more from “Sex Trafficking Sting Recovers 20 Children in These States” HERE)

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  • wandamurline

    We should have the death penalty for pimps of child sex slaves…these monsters do not even come close to have the right to be in jail for life….they need to be in the graveyard. If this was implemented, there would be less of them preying on the kids if they thought they would die for it.

  • carlosperdue

    “More children will sleep soundly tonight.” What a load. Same AG and administration working to ensure the free flow of Muslim and Latino kiddie rapers and other criminals.

  • Daniel W

    It’s probably the only correct thing that they do in an Islamic country. Hopefully they behead the pimps and not the victims, sometimes they get it a little back ass words.