Missouri Legal Update
2019 Lesson 1: Human Trafficking Investigations - Part 2
Note: Human Trafficking Part 1 was the last lesson in 2018.
This is Part 2 of a two-part online technical skills course on Human Trafficking Investigations. Section 6 examines the provisions in Missouri Revised Statutes Chapter 566 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.