Sent: Monday, October 5, 2015 10:12 AM
I’m trying to find out who I can talk to about this - http://jezebel.com/strippers-sue-san-diego-cops-after-demeaning-club-ins-1551816922
My name is Jody Williams. I’m the founder of www.sexworkersanonymous.com I also have been training police officers since 1987 when we started on ways to build relationships within the sex industry so as to be able to help these women leave, or report where they see sex trafficking. Down in San Diego there is so much trafficking because of being by the border (well you know), that having a good relationship with law enforcement is key.
Now I think it’s great that the police now recognize trafficking is real today (back in the 1980’s we were working just to convince them it was real). Okay now they know it’s “real” - let’s work on how we can work together to help these victims.
Our members have not been willing to work with law enforcement after …