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FHP Helps with the Fight Against Human Trafficking

FHP members attend summitOn Oct. 3, members of the Florida Highway Patrol attended the second human trafficking summit in Tampa at the University of South Florida. Governor Rick Scott opened the summit, which focused on the prevention of labor and sex trafficking of both children and adults. Training opportunities were available during the one day conference to law enforcement, legal community, service providers, healthcare professionals, educators and other first responders.

If you are aware of any individual who is being abused or exploited, please call the Florida Abuse Hotline at 1-800-962-2873.