Education Category

March 19th, 2019

Why Our Fight Against Trafficking Overseas Affects You

Operation Triple Take in 2014 was set in motion when Tim Ballard sat on a beach that was known to…

February 6th, 2019

O.U.R. Fact Sheet: Human Trafficking

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January 24th, 2019

Netflix show “Baby” about young girls participating in “teen prostitution”

Many headlines about this show use the phrase “teen prostitution” as a way to describe the controversy surrounding this new…

January 22nd, 2019

If 1 in 5 children will be solicited sexually online, how can parents prepare their kids to be safe?

Michelle Busch-Upwall is the Utah ICAC Task Force Education Specialist at the Utah AG Office. She comes in to work…

January 4th, 2019

Pieces of My Story

A woman reached out to us offering to share her story. This is told in her own words of how…

October 3rd, 2018

13-Year-Old Girl Approached at Movie Theater Brings Discussion Around Trafficking Tactics

A 13-year-old girl was waiting for her parents to pick her up outside of a movie theater in San Antonio,…

June 1st, 2018

Show Dogs and Cosmo After Dark: Thousands of People Raised Their Voices Against Inappropriate Content

It seems as if the media is pushing a sexual agenda more and more lately and there is nothing to…

April 27th, 2018

13-Year-Old Trafficked from Facebook, Now Wants to Become a Police Officer to Save Other Girls

How it happened Linda lived in a home full of fighting and drug abuse. At 13 years old, she was…

April 25th, 2018

Why O.U.R. is in favor of shutting down Backpage

The question plasters the internet: “Will the shutdown of Backpage hurt sex workers that use it for business?” News headlines…

April 21st, 2018

Digital Training to Fight Trafficking in Thailand

O.U.R. provided two weeks of simultaneous training at the Royal Police Cadet Academy and Department of Special Investigations (D.S.I.) in…