Sex Trafficking Arrests in New York City in 2011

According to a report by the Daily News, there were a total of 50 sex trafficking arrests in New York City in 2011.

23 arrests took place in Brooklyn, where there is a specialized human trafficking unit in the District Attorney’s office.

9 trafficking arrests each took place in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Queens. There were no arrests in Staten Island.

Source:  Erica Pearson, “Schools called hotbeds for luring young sex slaves,” New York Daily News, April 1, 2012.