Help.

Our best hope for stopping underage sex trafficking is you. Victims of trafficking are moved frequently. But one tip can make a huge difference – and it’s always better to be wrong than to say nothing. Know the signs, and if you spot one, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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Playing Dress Up

Young girls wearing too much makeup or clothing inappropriate for their age

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Odd Couples

Large age gap between male and female with no explanation for relationship

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Money Talks

Young girls in possession of expensive clothing, phones, and jewelry with no reasonable means to afford them

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Creepy Crowds

Many male visitors coming and going from hotel rooms or parking lot

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Signs of Mistreatment

Young girls who are underweight and appear malnourished

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Unexplained Silence

Girls whose companion does all the talking for them

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Sexy Details

Excessive amounts of sexual lubricants, condoms, lingerie and other sex related items in rooms

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Too Many Keys

Various hotel room keys

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Two Faced

Fraudulent identification

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Cashing In

Pays with cash; checks in for several days or a week

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Anonymous Cards

Uses Vanilla or prepaid master card and or visa cards

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Old Chaperone

An older man or woman checks in with a younger female

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Dazed and Glazed

Female appears dazed or distant from their companion or pimp who stands away from area

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No ID

Doesn’t have any ID or their companion has their identification

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Room Without a View

Asks for a room with a view of the parking lot or far away from the main entrance

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Travelling Light

Persons checking-in appears to have very little luggage with them

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Secret Guests

Guest who checks in to a room alone and later moves others in the room

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Too Much Traffic

Many male visitors coming and going from the room(s)

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Noise

Reports of excessive noise, telephone/music on throughout the entire day

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Dirty Business

Rooms where guests decline cleaning services for extended periods of time

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It’s a Sign

Constant ‘DO NOT DISTURB’ sign on the door

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Escorting a Minor

Young girls wearing too much makeup, expensive clothing, and jewelry

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Shady Eyes

Anxious or nervous behaviour and avoiding contact with staff

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Pick-up Please

Waiting at a table or bar and picked up by a male