Apex PD and Shield NC have collaborated to bring in guest speakers on services for vulnerable populations and human trafficking related topics. Non-profit, government service providers, law enforcement, and faith leaders in the Apex area gather to learn and network. Lunch is served.
Danica discussed her role in helping support domestic violence or human traficking victims in finding services and naviagting the legal system. She also explained how dometic violence is a "push factor" or domestic violence.
Dr. Bixler holds a Phd in clinical psychology and treats sex addiction. He explain why some people become complusive pornography consumers and how that can lead to demand for sex trafficking.
Mayor Olive discussed his recent trip to visit Houston's municipal response to combat trafficking to bring back best practices to Apex.
09:00 am – 05:00 pm