LIP TV 2: TraffickCam App Takes on Human Trafficking

LIP TV 2: TraffickCam App Takes on Human Trafficking

A new app named TraffickCam is attempting to fight human trafficking with crowdsourced photos of hotel rooms. TraffickCam asks its users to take four photos of the insides of hotel rooms they’re staying in. The goal is to create a national database that will help authoriti...

AOL: New app created in St. Louis aims to track down victims of sex trafficking

AOL: New app created in St. Louis aims to track down victims of sex trafficking

By AOL.com You may want to snap pictures of your hotel room when you're traveling because it's luxurious or you want to show off to your friends, but there's a better reason to do so: it may save a child's life. The TraffickCam app -- which is free and available for iPhone...

St. Louis Post Dispatch: New app aims to track down victims of trafficking

St. Louis Post Dispatch: New app aims to track down victims of trafficking

by Nancy Cambria The TraffickCam app allows users to upload photos of their hotel rooms, like the one at right. A computer program then compares the photos to images of possible sex trafficking victims in hotel rooms to figure out where the photos were taken. New app helps...

Travelers use TraffickCam app to fight sex trafficking by uploading hotel room photos to national database

Travelers use TraffickCam app to fight sex trafficking by uploading hotel room photos to national database

ST. LOUIS, MO – Travelers can help in the fight against sex trafficking by using a new, free mobile app called TraffickCam to anonymously photograph hotel rooms and upload data to a national database used by law enforcement and investigators to locate victims and their pim...

Fox 2 St. Louis: Snapping a picture of your hotel room could help stop human trafficking

Fox 2 St. Louis: Snapping a picture of your hotel room could help stop human trafficking

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Snapping a picture inside your hotel room could help protect children across the globe. The TraffickCam app enables travelers to submit pictures of hotel rooms around the world. The images are matched against a national database used by po...

$100,000 matching gift supports TraffickCam app to fight human sex trafficking

$100,000 matching gift supports TraffickCam app to fight human sex trafficking

ST. LOUIS, MO – The Congregation of the Sisters of Saint Joseph, a community of Catholic women religious and associates, has donated a $100,000 matching gift to support the ongoing development of TraffickCam, the free anti-trafficking smartphone app that has taken social m...

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