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MCAT uses a three-branched focus to provide education, communication and direction to all possible responders in Macomb County and the community at large. 

Human Trafficking Hotlines

Turning Point - Local

24/7 Confidential - 1-586-463-6990 

National Human Trafficking Hotline

24/7 Confidential - 1-888-373-7888 - or Text* 233733, Text "HELP" or "INFO"

The MCAT three-branched focus utilizes subcommittees to provides education, communication and direction to all possible responders and residents throughout Macomb County; to investigate and successfully prosecute cases of human trafficking to the fullest extent of the law; and to support survivors as they transition into restorative lifestyles.

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The purpose of the Criminal Justice Subcommittee is to establish a collaborative effort amongst Macomb County law enforcement agencies to investigate human trafficking activity, identify and apprehend offenders, and to work with prosecuting attorneys to successfully prosecute those responsible. 

Membership is limited to local, state and federal government criminal justice entities. 


  • Investigate and prosecute cases of human trafficking

  • Coordinate with our service providers to provide assistance and support 

  • Provide training as it becomes available

  • Intelligence/information sharing 

  • Protect, prosecute, prevent


The purpose of this committee is to raise awareness and increase anti-trafficking activity in Macomb County by disseminating factual and reliable information and identifying community partners.


  • To develop accurate and engaging training with consistent messaging

  • To identify and make available trusted resources and information

  • To build public awareness by participating in community events and activities

  • To enlist community partners who are able to help MCAT educate various populations and professions in Macomb County


The purpose of the Services to Trafficked Persons Subcommittee is to ensure that high quality, appropriate services are available to trafficked persons, regardless of gender, race, age, and demographics.


  • Assist with providing training and resources to trafficked persons.

  • Assess service needs and gaps with local agencies, (to include Hope Against Trafficking, Sanctum House, True North Freedom, Turning Point and others servicing exploited persons).

  • Implement procedures that ensure smooth referrals and collaboration amongst involved agencies/members.