Officials Host Awareness Meeting About Human Trafficking

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - It's quickly becoming the biggest crime in the entire country and Midland is not immune.

On Tuesday, a crowd gathered to hear how human trafficking is alive and well in West Texas.

Speakers say it's one of the biggest problems in the United States, right behind drugs and alcohol.

Tuesday's event was part of Crime Victims' Awareness Week.