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The Brooklyn Human Trafficking Task Force (BKHTTF)

Award Information

Award #
2018-VT-BX-K083
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • King's County (Brooklyn, NY)
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
NY
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2018
Total funding (to date)
$1,500,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2018, $750,000)

The Enhanced Collaborative Model Task Force to Combat Human Trafficking Program is designed to support the development and enhancement of multidisciplinary human trafficking task forces that implement collaborative approaches to combat all forms of human trafficking, including sex and labor trafficking of both foreign nationals and U.S. citizens (of all sexes and ages), within the United States. The task forces will implement victim-centered and coordinated approaches to: identify victims of all types of human trafficking; investigate and prosecute sex trafficking and labor trafficking cases at the local, state, tribal, and federal levels; and, address the individualized needs of victims through quality services. Awards will be made to a lead law enforcement agency and a lead victim service provider within each task force. This award will be made to the Kings County District Attorney's Office who will work in collaboration with Safe Horizon's Anti-Trafficking Program to implement this project within New York City.

CA/NCF

Date Created: June 9, 2020