Where does your state rank?

The Polaris Project has released a report ranking U.S. states based on their laws to protect victims of human-trafficking and how well they implement them.

Courtesy of the Polaris Project

Polaris Project Ranking System

  • Tier 1: State has passed significant laws to combat human trafficking, and should continue to take steps to improve and implement its laws.
  • Tier 2 : State has passed numerous laws to combat human trafficking, and should take more steps to improve and implement its laws.
  • Tier 3 : State has made nominal efforts to pass laws to combat human trafficking, and should take major steps to improve and implement its laws.
  • Tier 4 : These states have not made nominal efforts to enact a basic legal framework to combat human trafficking, and should actively work to improve their laws.

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