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No Trafficking Zone's H.R. 30 Press Conference featured on Forbes
At a press briefing, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) promoted the Stop Human Trafficking in School Zones Act.
FBI on high alert, preparing for sex trafficking activity during Super Bowl
Law enforcement officials and victim advocacy groups are working together in Glendale, Arizona, to fight potential sex trafficking activity predicted to have a significant presence near the Super Bowl.
Defender Network: Local group to Senate: pass ‘no trafficking in school zones’ bill.
On Monday, Dec. 19, local organization NTZ, Inc. (“No Trafficking Zone”) announced that the U.S. House of Representatives recently passed H.R. 7566 (the “Stop Human Trafficking in School Zones Act”), a bill authored by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D) and Congressman Michael McCaul (R) designed to protect children from predators and traffickers in schools throughout America by making such actions a federal crime.
FOX5 Atlanta: Portia Interviews No Trafficking Zone
Courtney Litvak and Jacquelyn Aluotto describe their appearances before Congress and bills passed in the Texas Legislature. GBI agent Adam Jones shares the signs of trouble that parents and the community should look out for with their own teens.
Doctors in Texas who perform an abortion could face criminal and civil charges, including life in prison, a $100,000 fine, and potentially lose their medical license. A pregnant patient who gets an abortion won’t be penalized under the law. However, anyone who helps by ‘aiding and abetting' the abortion could be arrested.
The Importance of No Trafficking Zones
Jacquelyn Aluotto/ Trafficking Activist/ Founder, No Trafficking Zone, and Bishop James Dixon/ Houston NAACP join the Factor Uncensored to discuss the importance of "No Trafficking Zones."
January is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Houston is one of the largest human trafficking hubs in the nation. To that end, leaders of the NTZ “No Trafficking Zone” initiative are announcing the NTZ Impact Week, which will take place January 27-29, 2021.
LFV TV: Advocacy Against Human Trafficking
Join the hosts of Breaking the Silence for an impactful conversation as they tackle Advocacy Against Human Trafficking. Discover inspiring stories from special guests Jacquelyn Aluotto and Students Against Slavery Initiative.
FOX26 Houston: Advocates examine flaws in Harris County foster care system
A North Houston church is helping to call out some of the flaws in the Harris County foster care system. Community of Faith Church held the "Love and Justice for Kids Luncheon" Thursday to give a voice to those personally impacted by the system.
UST Communication Class Collaborates with NTZ to Educate the Public on Human Trafficking in Houston
The University of St. Thomas-Houston participated in a powerful press conference in the Malloy Hall boardroom on Tuesday, Jan. 31, with NTZ "No Trafficking Zone" and NTZ Faith to announce their innovative anti-trafficking collaborative.
President of Houston nonprofit "No Trafficking Zone" Jacquelyn Aluotto led a collective effort turning NRG Park into what’s called a "No Trafficking Zone" to try to keep what happened at the Mavericks game from happening here.
Houston Public Media: Harris County Officials Tackle Human Trafficking, Starting At NRG Stadium
County officials have declared NRG Park a “No Trafficking Zone,” saying it’s the first sports and entertainment facility in the nation to have that designation.
FOX26 Houston: ‘NTZ Game Over’ initiative to fight human trafficking
The “NTZ Game Over initiative,” a program designed by NTZ, Inc. is made up a group of key influencers, experts, elected officials, and HCSCC-NRG Park Board of Directors.
Jaquelyn Aluotto, president of the nonprofit “No Trafficking Zone,” joined “NewsNation Prime” to discuss warning signs.
KHOU11: NRG Park employees get training on how to identify child sex trafficking victims
The push comes after a Dallas-area teen was taken by a sex trafficker while at a Mavericks game with her father.
Click2Houston: Effort announced to fight sex trafficking at NRG Park complex
Local leaders and activists announced an anti-sex trafficking initiative Thursday aimed at combatting human trafficking at and around the NRG Park complex. The non-profit organization NTZ is focused on combating trafficking and the new effort, called “NTZ Game Over,” aims to help through education, prevention, and intervention.
KRPC: ‘Human trafficking is going to happen’: The darker side of sporting events ahead of the Final Four
In the first two months of 2023, Houston police made 298 arrests dealing with prostitution, purchasing prostitution, and human trafficking.