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Irving Police Started Red X Campaign to Raise Awareness To Human Sex Trafficking

BY IRVING WEEKLY STAFF

Irving, Texas. February 9, 2019

Irving Police took to Twitter this past Thursday to raise awareness about human trafficking.

The police department asked followers to join them by posting a photo with a red X on their hands.

In Texas alone, about 79,000 minors are victims of sex trafficking, Irving Police said.

The average age that a teen enters sex trafficking in the U.S. is 12 to 14-years-old.

From Chief on Twitter: "Today we bring Awareness to the atrocities associated with #HumanTrafficking By shining the light of truth on this crime, we can help bring victims home and offenders to justice. #EnditMovementEND IT @IrvingPD"

 


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