Of the 137 recoveries since 2014:


Missing From:

San Diego County 41
Orange County 11
L.A. County 6
Ventura County 2
San Bernardino County 3
Riverside County 5
Visalia 1
Bakersfield 1

Boston, MA 1
Utah 2
Nevada 1
Florida 2
Arizona 3
Texas 3
 

Recovered From:

San Diego County 34
L.A.  County 12
Orange County 6
San Francisco 1
Santa Barbara 1
Bakersfield 3
San Bernardino County 3
Riverside County 1
Fresno 1

Utah 1
Nevada 1
Texas 2
Arkansas 1
Oklahoma 1
Mexico 5
Arizona 2
New Mexico 2
Louisiana 1
Idaho 1
Florida 3


The San Diego DA’s office estimates there are 2,500 runaway minors at any time in the County.

2,500 

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children estimates that within 48 hours of hitting the streets, one-third of these children are lured or recruited into the underground world of prostitution and pornography. 

48 Hours 

100% of the San Diego County schools studied, found that trafficking recruitment was occurring in their schools.  

100%