Bringing the full fight to sex trafficking in the United States

OFFENSE

Working with Law Enforcement to end sex Trafficking

Active involvement in enabling Law Enforcement in their pursuit, apprehension, prosecution and conviction of predators. Guardian Group works constantly to stop perpetrators before they act by providing free support to Law Enforcement.

DEFENSE

Training Hotels to recognize and respond to sex trafficking

Providing recognition and response training to corporations in the private sector where sex trafficking occurs through the Guardian Seal® program.

Sex Trafficking occurs in the shadows at an unprecedented scale.
In the United States.

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75% of survivors reported being sold online

Less than 1% of traffickers are ever prosecuted

83% of victims are US Citizens

25% of victims reported when sold online they saw more than 10 buyers per day.

Sex Trafficking occurs in the shadows at an unprecendented scale.
In the United States.

Learn more about the problem→

75% of survivors reported being sold online

Less than 1% of traffickers are ever prosecuted

83% of victims are US Citizens

25% of victims reported when sold online they saw 10 or more buyers per day

A Proactive, Comprehensive Approach to combating sex trafficking in the us

 Offense

Our Pursuit Team is comprised of former elite military and intelligence professionals, that provide free services and training to Law Enforcement, enabling them to proactively pursue the crime of sex trafficking in the US.

Intelligence Support

Guardian Group identifies US based victims of sex trafficking, through the research of Publicly Available Information. Once identity is confirmed and corroborated, its packaged up into a report and passed to Law Enforcement, at no charge. Additionally, the team conducts online research of sex trafficking leads from both Law Enforcement and the public.

Operational Support

  • Guardian Group stands ready, at Law Enforcement’s request, to provide support and consulting on operational templates, best practices and advice on planning and conducting operations.
  • By request, Guardian Group offers free tactical training, to our Law Enforcement partners. This training includes, but is not limited to pistol and rifle marksmanship, surveillance /countersurveillance, communications, patrolling and close quarters tactics.

 Counter Trafficking Training

Guardian Group provides fully customizable and scalable classes on countering sex trafficking, with practical exercises incorporated. Contact to discuss a tailored course.

  • Overview & Indicators: This is a foundational starting point for equipping and enabling participants to join the fight against sex trafficking. Includes definitions, scale and scope. By understanding the exploitation cycle and indicators associated with victims and traffickers, you will better understand the reality of this crime. You will learn not only what to look for but how to respond as well.
  • Counter Trafficking Operations: Take the next step and learn how to recognize the specific online indicators, codes and patterns associated with sex trafficking from both the victim and exploiter. You will learn tactics, techniques, procedures and practical strategies to disrupt, deter and intercept this crime.
  • Specialized Training: Pick and choose the topics your department will benefit most from. Whatever your department needs can be woven into the more in-depth training options that cover leadership, problem solving, decision making, situational awareness, tactical planning, team building and strategic planning.

Intelligence Support

Guardian Group identifies US based victims of sex trafficking, through the research of Publicly Available Information. Once identity is confirmed and corroborated, its packaged up into a report and passed to Law Enforcement, at no charge.

Operational Support

  • Guardian Group stands ready, at Law Enforcement’s request, to provide support and consulting on operational templates, best practices and advice on planning and conducting operations.
  • By request, Guardian Group offers free tactical training, to our Law Enforcement partners. This training includes, but is not limited to pistol and rifle marksmanship, surveillance /counter-surveillance, communications, patrolling and close quarters tactics.

Counter Trafficking Training

Guardian Group provides fully customizable and scalable classes on countering sex trafficking, with practical exercises incorporated. Contact to discuss a tailored course.

  • Overview & Indicators: This is a foundational starting point for equipping and enabling participants to join the fight against sex trafficking. Includes definitions, scale and scope. By understanding the exploitation cycle and indicators associated with victims and traffickers, you will better understand the reality of this crime. You will learn not only what to look for but how to respond as well.
  • Counter Trafficking Operations: Take the next step and learn how to recognize the specific online indicators, codes and patterns associated with sex trafficking from both the victim and exploiter. You will learn tactics, techniques, procedures and practical strategies to disrupt, deter and intercept this crime.
  • Specialized Training: Pick and choose the topics your department will benefit most from. Whatever your department needs can be woven into the more in-depth training options that cover leadership, problem solving, decision making, situational awareness, tactical planning, team building and strategic planning.

Working with Guardian Group on sex trafficking cases has led to multiple arrests, convictions, and the identification of gang related trafficking in our area and other states. The information they provide is timely, valuable, credible, and always a huge time saver.  Partnering with them allows us to focus efforts on a successful recovery of a victim and the possible identification of a trafficker.

Oregon Police Department

Defense

We provide simple, smart training to the hospitality industry. Equipping your staff to spot sex trafficking while managing your business’s liability.

Manage your Risk and Liability

Online, In-Person or Train-the-Trainer

Certification, Policies and Procedures

Training Specific to Hotel Roles


Having seen the activity in the past at past properties I wanted to do something that basically made us stand out and say ‘we are not going to stand for this on our property. Our property is a place to be safe.”

General Manager
Guardian Sealed Property

Join the fight

Guardian Group’s mission is to prevent and disrupt the sex trafficking of women and children while enabling partners to identify victims and predators in the United States.