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Through the funding of rigorous research, NIJ is committed to assisting with the detection and prosecution of human traffickers. NIJ-funded research projects focus on:  

  • The nature and extent of human trafficking
  • Detecting and investigating traffickers
  • Prosecuting traffickers
  • Services for trafficking victims.

On this page, find links to articles, awards, events, publications, and multimedia related to human trafficking.