The Northern Virginia Human Trafficking Task Force website is for informational purposes only.  Information here is not and should not be considered comprehensive. This website has been designed to be a starting point for public inquiry and awareness. The Northern Virginia Human Trafficking Task Force adheres to a strict prohibition on making and/or commenting on public policy. The Task Force does not speak for or represent individual Members and/or Community Partners, whose missions, policies, etc. may be found through their organizations directly. The Task Force does not accept donations or raise funds. The Task Force is not a law enforcement agency. This website is not a venue for reporting crime except insofar as some links to law enforcement and hotlines may be useful. Links and contact information provided herein have been provided and are updated through best efforts of volunteers. If contact information is found to be outdated, current information on contact data may also be found via telephonic or online searches. Please report incidents or suspected incidents of human trafficking directly to local law enforcement. CALL 911 IF YOU OR ANYONE IS IN DANGER. Call the National Human Trafficking Hotline 1-888-373-7888 (TYY 711) or Text 233733 if you or someone you know may need a way out of sex trafficking, coerced labor or domestic servitude but don't know for sure what to do next. Are you having problems with the site or its links? Contact Webmaster here. powered by wix.com

Who We Are

A Collaboration to Beat Trafficking

Purpose

 

Founded in 2004, the Northern Virginia Human Trafficking Task Force is a collaboration of federal, state, and local  law enforcement agencies, government agencies and nongovernmental organizations dedicated to:

  1. Investigating and prosecuting those engaged in sex trafficking, forced labor, and closely related crimes; 

  2. Identifying, rescuing, and providing services to victims of human trafficking; and,

  3. Supporting efforts in training, community outreach, and promoting public awareness of human trafficking in our region.

What We Do
  • Identify and rescue victims of sex and labor trafficking;

  • Provide victims with support stabilizing and thriving in a better life;

  • Increase prosecutions of traffickers and related perpetrators;

  • Facilitate coordination among members and supporters;  

  • Empower communities with awareness of types and signs of trafficking and with safe reporting options.