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Wilmington woman opens store featuring merchandise by human trafficking survivors

Set Free sells products made by workers from 11 different nations and the owner is interested in including work from local survivors as well.

Why expert says Wilmington is hot spot for human trafficking

Experts say human trafficking is one of the fastest spreading crimes in the world. On Wednesday law enforcement officers around New Hanover County learned how they can stop it from happening right under their nose.

Students learn how to safeguard their community from human trafficking

CFCC reports North Carolina ranks in the top ten states for human trafficking violations and Wilmington is not immune to this epidemic.

WATCH: Rouzer talks border wall support on House floor

As the government shutdown continues, southeastern North Carolina's voice in the US House expressed his support of President Trump's border wall.

Experts warn holiday shopping is prime time for human trafficking recruiters

Black Friday and the crazy holiday shopping season: the sales, the decorations. The last thing on your mind is probably human trafficking.

2 charged with human trafficking in NC nail salon investigation

Two people in North Carolina arrested on an assault charge have now been charged with human trafficking.

NC massage therapists pack public hearing to blast human trafficking rules

Massage therapy in North Carolina is under the microscope in Raleigh as the state tries to crack down on sex traffickers posing as legitimate massage therapy businesses.

Trump signs law weakening shield for online services

President Donald Trump has signed a new law aimed at curbing sex trafficking.

Man gets at least 43 years in Wilmington human trafficking case

A Wilmington man was sentenced to more than 40 years in prison Wednesday after being found guilty of human trafficking charges involving four women.

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