Part Three: The opioid epidemic makes sex-trafficking harder to combat, harder to recover from

WILMINGTON — The opioid epidemic has complicated and exacerbated the sex trafficking crisis in a number of profound ways: it has increasingly given traffickers a powerful tool to recruit and control victims, it compounds the recovery struggle for survivors, and it taxes the resources of the justice system. In this installment, we look at the … Continue reading Part Three: The opioid epidemic makes sex-trafficking harder to combat, harder to recover from