MoDOT lists Joplin among human trafficking hotspots

Modot Lists Joplin Among Human Trafficking Hotspots
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Transportation raises awareness for human trafficking.

MoDOT claims that interstates throughout Missouri are the most common places for human trafficking to occur. As a result, Joplin claims a spot on the trafficking hub list in Missouri.

According to MoDOT, “Staying vigilant and aware of your surroundings are the best ways to help ‘Put the Brakes on Human Trafficking'”.

To learn more about the resources that are available and how you can do your part, visit

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