Human trafficking is a crime and a form of modern-day slavery. DHS is working to end it.
Continued Presence: Temporary Immigration Status for Victims of Human Trafficking
This Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) pamphlet explains Continued Presence – a temporary immigration status provided to individuals identified by law enforcement as victims of human trafficking. This status allows victims who are potential witnesses to remain in the U.S. temporarily during the ongoing investigation into the crimes committed against them. The pamphlet includes information on how to request Continued Presence, who authorizes it, useful facts, and eligibility requirements.
First Responder Indicator Card
This plastic, 3.5"x2’’ card fits in a wallet, pocket, or glove compartment to keep as a handy reference for first responders. The card explains human trafficking, details the classical presentations found in trafficking victims, lists several common indicators of trafficking, and provides information on how to report suspected trafficking.
FLETC 5053 - Human Trafficking 101
Use these resources to deliver a Human Trafficking 101 presentation. Appropriate for state and local law enforcement audiences as well as law enforcement professionals who work alongside them.
Human Trafficking 101 Information Sheet
This fact sheet describes human trafficking, discusses who may be vulnerable, how to identify a potential victim, and how to report a tip.
Human Trafficking 101: Acquisition Workforce
Members of the Federal acquisition workforce have responsibilities in all phases of an acquisition to ensure that the U.S. Government is taking action to prevent, report, and remedy human trafficking in Federal contracts. This information sheet describes human trafficking; the Federal regulations prohibiting the use of human trafficking from contractors and subcontractors; training available to the Federal acquisition workforce; and the responsibilities of a CO and COR.
Information for Law Enforcement Officials: Immigration Options for Victims of Human Trafficking
This two-page fact sheet informs law enforcement officials and answers frequently asked questions on the immigration relief options for victims of human trafficking through DHS (ICE and USCIS). The sheet covers Continued Presence and U and T visas.
Victim Identification Pamphlet for Law Enforcement, First Responders, and Health Professionals
This pamphlet provides information for law enforcement, first responders and healthcare professionals on how to recognize the signs of human trafficking, how to report suspected trafficking, and how they can collaborate with experts in their area.
Victim Identification Pamphlet for NGOs, Faith-based and Community Groups, and General Public
This pamphlet provides information for nongovernmental, faith based and neighborhood organizations on how to recognize the signs of human trafficking, how to report suspected trafficking, and how to spread the word and enhance awareness.
Victim Support Pamphlet for NGOs, Faith-based and Community Groups
This pamphlet provides information for nongovernmental, faith based and neighborhood organizations on how to work with victims to address their needs, and how to access Federal services for victims, including immigration relief for noncitizen victims.
What Can You Do? Judicial Pamphlet for Members of the Judicial System
This pamphlet provides information for members of the judicial system, including judges and lawyers, on how to recognize the signs of human trafficking, and support victims in the courtroom.