Akron/Canton Backpage Report

SCCAHT 2021 Service Matrix and Coordinated Response

Summit County Human Trafficking Task Force Hotline: 330-252-2614

    • This hotline is staffed by trained law enforcement professionals, and accepts tips, reports, and other information about human trafficking in Summit County. 911 should be used for immediate needs, but this line can be used for other human trafficking-related law enforcement response needs.


Human Trafficking Task Force

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost’s Human Trafficking Commission 

Ohio Human Trafficking Prevalence Study

Overview of Ohio’s State Human Trafficking Laws


National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Polaris Project

The Salvation Army

The Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA)

Trafficking in Persons Report

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

National Human Trafficking Resource Center: 1-888-373-7888  or text to BeFree (233733)

    • The National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) is a national, toll-free hotline, available to answer calls and texts from anywhere in the country, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year. The NHTRC is a program of Polaris Project, a non-profit, non-governmental organization working exclusively on the issue of human trafficking. They are not a government entity, law enforcement or an immigration authority.