Local Organizations and Referrals
In addition to the organizations listed below, please call the hotline at 1-888-373-7888 or text to BeFree (233733) for specialized victim services referrals.
Washington, D.C. and Northern VA
24 Hour Hotline: 1-888-261-3665
Tahirih Justice Center
Falls Church, VA and Houston, TX
International Rescue Committee
The Gray Haven Project
If you are interested in additional volunteer opportunities, click here.
If you are interested in receiving regular updates from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center or Polaris Project, click here.
Current state laws
|Virginia - Current Criminal Statutes|
|18.2-47||Abduction and kidnapping defined; punishment|
|18.2-59||Extortion of money, property or pecuniary benefit|
|9.1-902(E)(4)||Offenses requiring registration|
|18.2-48||Abduction with intent to extort money or for immoral purpose|
|18.2-356||Receiving money for procurring person|
|18.2-513||Definition of Racketeering Activity|
|9.1-102||Training for Law Enforcement|
|40.1-11.3||Posting of NHTRC Hotline|
|258-1||Develop plan for Victim Services|
For additional information about State and Federal Policy, including pending legislation and current statutes in other states, please visit the Policy section.
For general information and additional resources about human trafficking in the United States, please visit the Resources section.
NHTRC Call Statistics
To view call statistics for Virginia, click on the links below.
For general hotline statistics and reports, click here.