• Opal Singleton Hendershot

Super Bowl and Sex Trafficking


Superbowl 2021 is upon us. Every year there is much publicity around major sports events and their connection to prostitution and sex trafficking. This week we are going to explore the truth of the matter. Tampa has done an excellent job of awareness and educating the public. But is it hype or reality? And if someone suspects that a person may be a victim of trafficking, what indicators should we look for and how do we report it?


Sources:

Combatting sex trafficking at the Super Bowl

71 Arrested In Tampa Human Trafficking Sting Ahead of Super Bowl LV (vladtv.com)

AG working with businesses ahead of Super Bowl

Training Uber drivers pre-game

Florida human trafficking bill includes privacy


Watch Opal's video as she looks at how Florida is preventing sex trafficking during the Super Bowl and more importantly a new Florida anti-human trafficking bill.