MEDIA ADVISORY: Press Briefing on New Partnership to Rescue Victims of Human Trafficking

PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich will join Truckers Against Trafficking, the Arizona Trucking Association, Albertsons, and Help Inc., to announce a new partnership to help rescue victims of human trafficking. 25,000 rescue stickers will be placed on semi-trucks throughout Arizona to encourage victims to call or text for help. The Freedom Drivers Project, the first-of-its-kind mobile exhibit, will also be on display to help educate the public and members of the trucking industry about the realities of human trafficking and how the trucking industry is combating it. January is Human Trafficking Prevention Month.

WHO:
Tony Bradley, Arizona Trucking Association
Attorney General Mark Brnovich
Kylla Lanier, Truckers Against Trafficking, Deputy Director
Nancy Keane, Albertsons, Public Affairs & Government Relations
Karen Rasmussen, President & CEO of HELP Inc.

WHEN: Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 9:30 AM

WHERE: AIT Truck Driving School - 2350 S 48th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85043

A tour of the Freedom Drivers Project will be available immediately after the press conference.

For additional questions, please contact Mia Garcia, Director of Media Relations at (602) 339-5895 or Mia.Garcia@azag.gov.