Dozens of Girls in Maryland Juvenile Detention Centers Are Victims of Sex Trafficking

By Scott MacFarlane

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 • Updated at 11:04 PM EDT

At least 63 girls, some as young as 12 years old, have acknowledged being victims of sex trafficking rings to Maryland investigators while serving recent terms in the state juvenile detention centers since March 2012. A review of Maryland Department of Juvenile Services records by the News4 I-Team shows the 63 sex trafficking cases reported to state authorities...