When you try to talk to your significant other about your feelings and fears, does he dismiss you and call you "crazy"? Over the last 40 years, we have performed over 33,000 marital surveillances. Nobody, neither a woman nor a man, deserves to be struck anytime.The victims are as young as 12, tricked into the sex trade by “Romeo” pimps who sell a dream of money, love and security.
She’ll remember your birthday, Mc Mullen told me, what you like to eat, and the names of your brothers and sisters.
Every day, an increasing number of teenagers and young women are being trafficked across Ontario and forced to work as prostitutes in what has become one of the fastest growing crimes in the province, a Star investigation found.
Seasoned detectives and social workers estimate the number of girls being trafficked in Ontario today to be in the thousands.
On the streets, it’s known as “The Game.” Some of the girls are beaten by pimps — whipped with coat hangers heated up on a stove, punched, choked, burnt and forced to sleep naked at the foot of the bed, like dogs.
Some are branded — often with their pimp’s street name.