Truckers take on human trafficking

‘Our idea was to turn a passive audience into a disruptive force.’

  • During pit stops at gas station truck stops, truckers are able to keep an eye out for potential trafficking.

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  • Conrad Hoke drives north from the Apex Transportation yard in Denver to pick up a load he will be taking across the country to Kentucky.

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  • Hoke makes sure that each piece of pipe on his trailer is securely fastened for the long journey.

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  • Hoke fills out required paperwork after picking up a shipment.

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  • The Truckers Against Trafficking sticker is displayed on each of Hoke's truck windows.

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  • Hoke keeps informational TAT cards handy to give to other truck drivers.

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