DOD’s Combating Trafficking in Persons Program Management Office provides personnel the necessary tools to help prevent trafficking in domestic and international environments.
reports of suspected child sexual exploitation to National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s CyberTipline since 1998
21.7 million CyberTipline reports on children being sexually abused in 2020
reports to NCMEC of possible child sex trafficking from all 50 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico
increase in online enticement reports to NCMEC compared to 2019
19,174 in 2019
37,872 in 2020
The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and ensure our nation's security.