You are invited to a discussion on human trafficking tomorrow in Edwardsville. Human trafficking is defined as the trade in humans, most commonly for the purpose of sexual slavery, forced labor, or for the extraction of organs or tissues. And it may be happening right under our noses, according to many experts in the field.
U.S. Congressman Rodney Davis (R-13) tells The Big Z the trade spikes around this time each year.
Click here for Davis' comments
The Human Trafficking Student Summit will be held on Monday, February 8th from 6:00pm-7:00pm at Edwardsville High School. A discussion will be held with FBI Intelligence Analyst, Derek Velazco, and The Covering House, Director of Operations, Lindsey Ellis.