StreetLightUSA in the News
StreetLightUSA® has been blessed to have an increasing media presence. Please check out some of the stories about our work and the girls we serve.
- abc15 News New TV ad targets child prostitution
- FBI Operation Cross Country Innocence Lost Project FBI: 79 teen child sex trafficking victims rescued, 104 alleged pimps arrestedPlease watch this video. It is a reminder and is justification for StreetLightUSA’s existence. The article states:
“Child prostitution remains a major threat to children across America,” said Kevin Perkins, acting executive assistant director of the FBI’s Criminal, Cyber, Response and Services Branch. “It is a violent and deplorable crime, and we are working with our partners to disrupt and put behind bars individuals and members of criminal enterprises who would sexually exploit children.”
StreetLightUSA receives girls from agencies across the country. A majority of those girls placed at StreetLightUSA currently come from FBI, Vice, and CPS. Please share this email with others that may have an interest in learning more about our work and share with them our website www.streetlightusa.org.
- KFYI Terry Gilberg Show Listen to Lea Benson, StreetLightUSA President describe the state of online child sex trafficking through Backpage.com
- Fox 10 News Backpage.com: Doorway to sex trafficking?
- NBC Channel 12 Phoenix Phoenix child prostitutes: An exclusive look inside their world
Contact us for creating additional media features. Older stories: December 2010
- Fox 10 News Arizona’s Child Sex Trade Nightmare