Labor trafficking affects victims all over the world, including in developed countries like the United States. Victims are often hidden from view in behind-the-scenes jobs common in industries like agriculture. For this reason, it can be much more difficult to identify labor trafficking victims than sex trafficking victims.
The FBI in Chicago is an important partner on our task force. For more information about the FBI's efforts to fight trafficking through a collaborative, multi-agency approach, visit https://www.fbi.gov/inves.../violent-crime/human-trafficking