Human Trafficking

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, human trafficking is the second fastest growing crime in the United States. It is a< nearly $10 billion industry. Rob is a leader in addressing these crimes and has written laws that:

  • Increase penalties for those who place children into prostitution (HB2040–2015)
  • Put offenders who hire child prostitutes on the sex offender registry (HB235–2014)
  • Allow grand juries in multiple jurisdictions to investigate the same human trafficking cases because such crimes often stretch across city and county lines (HB1870–2013)