Human Trafficking

The Comet receives grant to help in the fight against Human Trafficking

Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority is joining the fight against human trafficking

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority  is joining the fight against human trafficking. The Comet announced it received a more than $151,776 grant from the Federal Transportation Administration. Officials say the grant will allow the Comet to conduct public safety awareness events, as well as develop pamphlets, posters, and other informative materials to increase rider safety and human…

SC Human Trafficking Task Force meets

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The South Carolina Human Trafficking Task Force wrapped up a meeting Friday at the City of West Columbia Municipal complex. Task force members discussed updates from the regional task forces and state sub-committees as well as various state and regional goals for 2019. The task force is operated by the South Carolina Attorney General’s office. Categories: Local News…