human trafficking

A federal grand jury has charged three top administrators of a Philippines-based church with overseeing a labor trafficking scheme that forced church members to solicit donations for a bogus charity after the defendants illegally obtained visas and other immigration documents that allowed the workers to enter and remain in the …continue reading

Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) and St. Irenaeus Catholic Church in Cypress have a common goal, which is to combat human trafficking. Recently, Senator Chang and members of this faith community partnered together for the 2020 Solidarity Walk & Prayer Vigil to Honor Trafficking Victims in Cypress. Caring participants …continue reading

A recent high-profile sting operation in Florida highlighted the tragedy of human trafficking conducted by illegitimate massage therapy operators. Human trafficking is a serious issue in California as well, but is not prevalent among massage therapists certified by the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC). The Florida situation highlights the danger …continue reading

Bridge of Light: Human Trafficking to Human Triumph Ministry will be hosting Catholic Relief Services’ “Turn on the Light” Solidarity Walk for Victims of Human Trafficking on Friday, February 8, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in St. Irenaeus Parish Hall, 5201 Evergreen Ave., Cypress, CA 90630. February 8 is the International …continue reading