Iowa Legal Update Lesson Summaries
2019 Lesson 03: Human Trafficking Investigations - Part 2
This is Part 2 of a two-part online course on Human Trafficking Investigations.
Section 6 examines the provisions in the Iowa Code prohibiting human trafficking.
Section 7 addresses federal laws prohibiting human trafficking.
Section 8 examines investigative considerations in human trafficking cases, including the following: tips for proactive identification of trafficking cases; understanding why victims may be difficult to recognize; indicators of human trafficking; the use of interpreters; victim interviews; and collecting evidence.
Section 9 identifies victims’ rights under state and federal laws, as well as resources available to law enforcement and victims.