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Trafficking

The Block

Police Raid Baltimore’s ‘Block’ In Trafficking Investigation

Local and federal law enforcement agents raided three clubs on The Block, Baltimore’s famous downtown red-light strip, as part of a human trafficking investigation.

06/26/2015

heroin bust

41 People Charged In 4-State Heroin Trafficking Ring

More than three dozen people have been indicted on charges stemming from a multistate heroin trafficking operation.

06/16/2015

jimmie rogers

Missing Teen Found, Man Charged With Human Trafficking

Maryland State Police say troopers have found a missing teenage girl and have charged a man with human trafficking of a minor.

04/03/2015

prostitution

2 Men Arrested In Prostitution Sting Involving Underage Girls

Sold for sex. An undercover police sting in Baltimore County uncovers a human trafficking operation. Most troubling of all–three teenage girls forced into prostitution.

03/19/2015

cocaine bust

9 Indicted In $8M Cocaine Trafficking Ring

Millions in drugs, jewelry and luxury cars were all seized as the feds busted a major drug trafficking ring. Investigators say they’ve dismantled one of the largest suppliers of cocaine in the Baltimore area—and the accused kingpin owns several Baltimore businesses that police say he used to hide drug money.

10/15/2014

child abuse, sex abuse

Man Pleads Guilty In Md. Court For Sexually Abusing 9-Year-Old Girl

A District of Columbia man has pleaded guilty to transporting a minor to engage in sex.

09/19/2014

bass, striped bass

Fisherman Admits To Trafficking Striped Bass

A St. Michaels fisherman has pleaded guilty to trafficking in illegally harvested striped bass.

09/05/2014

John Ryan. Photo courtesy of Anne Arundel County Police

Man Sentenced To Life For Killing Associate In Alleged Pot Trafficking Operation

A man convicted of killing an associate in an alleged marijuana trafficking operation has been sentenced to life in prison.

08/05/2014

heroin bust

4 Men Arrested In Major Heroin Trafficking Organization

A major heroin trafficking ring is busted by Maryland State Police. The massive operation stretched from Baltimore County to the Eastern Shore.

07/03/2014

human trafficking

Baltimore FBI Cracks Down On The Big Business Of Child Sex Trafficking

A major nationwide sting rescues almost 200 children being exploited for sex, including several in Maryland.

06/24/2014

sex trafficking

Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of 14-Year-Old Girl

A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to the sex trafficking of a 14-year-old girl.

06/09/2014

3.26.14 Cross Creek

Woman Arrested After Police Find $60K Worth Of Drugs Inside Home

Police seize more than $60,000 in drugs from a home in Anne Arundel County.

03/26/2014

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