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File #: 22-0139R    Version: 0 Name: Investigative Hearing - Human Trafficking Investigations and Prosecutions
Type: City Council Resolution Status: In Committee
File created: 10/3/2022 In control: Public Safety and Government Operations
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Investigative Hearing - Human Trafficking Investigations and Prosecutions For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Baltimore City Office of the State’s Attorney, the Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore City Fire Department, the Baltimore City Public School System Police, the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigations, the Maryland State Police, the Maryland United States Attorney’s Office, the Maryland Department of Social Services, the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services, The Hope Center (formerly known as Baltimore Child Abuse Center), BlueDOT, and other collaborators from the Baltimore Human Trafficking Collaborative who provide identified victims of human trafficking with emergency interventions and supportive services, to brief the City Council on the scope of the human trafficking problem in Baltimore City, current efforts to investigate and prosecute perpetrators of human trafficking, further str...
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, Sharon Green Middleton, James Torrence, Ryan Dorsey, Antonio Glover, Odette Ramos, Phylicia Porter, Zeke Cohen, Mark Conway, Robert Stokes, Sr.
Indexes: Human Trafficking, Investigative Hearing
Attachments: 1. 22-0139R~1st Reader, 2. 22-0139R- Law, 3. BCHD 22-0139R, 4. BCFD 22-0139R, 5. BPD 22-0139R, 6. 22-0139R City Schools, 7. Sheriffs Office 22-0139R, 8. Office of the State Attorney 22-0139R, 9. 22-0139R- OECR
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/9/20230 Public Safety and Government Operations Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/21/20220 Public Safety and Government Operations Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Police Department  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Fire Department  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Baltimore City Public School System  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Sheriff's Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to States' Attorney's Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Office of Civil Rights and Wage Enforcement  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/20220 Baltimore City Council Refer to Dept. of Health  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/3/20220 Baltimore City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/3/20220 Baltimore City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill R
(Resolution)

Introduced by: Councilmember Burnett



A Resolution Entitled

A Council Resolution concerning
title
Investigative Hearing - Human Trafficking Investigations and Prosecutions
For the purpose of inviting representatives from the Baltimore City Office of the State’s Attorney, the Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore City Fire Department, the Baltimore City Public School System Police, the Baltimore City Sheriff’s Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigations, the Maryland State Police, the Maryland United States Attorney’s Office, the Maryland Department of Social Services, the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services, The Hope Center (formerly known as Baltimore Child Abuse Center), BlueDOT, and other collaborators from the Baltimore Human Trafficking Collaborative who provide identified victims of human trafficking with emergency interventions and supportive services, to brief the City Council on the scope of the human trafficking problem in Baltimore City, current efforts to investigate and prosecute perpetrators of human trafficking, further strategies that could be implemented to bring these individuals to justice, and resources that are needed to assist survivors of human trafficking.
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Recitals

According to the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force (MHTTF), Maryland is a hotspot for human trafficking. In a survey conducted by MHTTF, victim service providers in Maryland identified 396 victi...

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