Milwaukee as a Human Trafficking Hub: Some Context

Feb 9, 2016

We’ve reported before on the reputation Milwaukee has gotten as a hub for human trafficking.  The story has been covered in Wisconsin media and as far away as the international newspaper, The Guardian.

But while local experts say trafficking is a significant problem in Milwaukee, a report in this month’s Milwaukee Magazine says the city’s national place in the human trafficking world is a little more difficult to gauge than the image portrayed in some of the rhetoric.