“They look for girls who want love and need attention.They’re really charming, and they know how to target girls.She had just gone through a divorce and was feeling extra vulnerable at the time, she said.Destiny House is a safe house program founded by Lobert.We welcome people amidst all of this sexual immorality.” WHAT IS HUMAN SEX TRAFFICKING? They threaten to hurt you or your child or your pet if you leave. “People want to believe that women thriving in prostitution are not exploited and don’t face any violence,” said Alexis Kennedy, associate professor in UNLV’s Department of Criminal Justice .Sex trafficking in Nevada is defined as the inducing or forcing of a person to engage in prostitution. “I’ve interviewed buyers, and they said they didn’t give it any thought.Annie Lobert, founder of Hookers for Jesus, practices her sermon April 15, 2014, inside Valley Bible Fellowship, 4500 W. Lobert, a former prostitute, also opened Destiny’s House to provide shelter and services to assist women leaving the sex industry.
“Pimps have been known to say they can smell desperation from a mile away,” Lancaster said.“I’d send friend requests to Budweiser girls, Jagermeister girls and go-go dancers,” she said.“I was looking for girls with college degrees and without any addictions and no baby daddy drama.“The victim is usually fearful to speak out against her abuser because he’ll threaten her by saying he’ll kill her or her loved ones.” “Pimping is like domestic violence — it’s hard to see what’s happening behind closed doors,” Kennedy added.“There’s so much violence in the world of human trafficking that victims are literally running for their lives.