KRGV Channel 5 airs story on our Billboard

Posted Monday, June 26, 2023 at 12:01pm
KRGV's story about our first billboard

Click here to watch the clip:

In the story, Willacy County authorities reported:

-Only 2 cases of human trafficking with 9 victims were reported between 2019-2021

-In 2022, the number of cases increased to 73, with over 100 victims.


CCHT is thankful for the work so many in Willacy County are doing to combat trafficking and for being a part of the billboard unveiling:

Annette Hinojosa, District Attorney

BPU Chief Investigator Juan Mijares

Willacy County District Attorney’s Victim Services Unit (VAU) advocates Gloria Cortez, Sheila Guajardo, and Jacqueline Santillana

Raymondville Commissioner Tamez

City Manager Mr. Chavez (also Lyford Commissioner)

Lyford Mayor Solis

San Perlita Commissioner Cavazos

San Perlita School Board Trustee Cavazos

Willacy County Sheriff Salazar

Sheriff Crime Victim Liaison Montes

Lyford PD Chief Martinez

Willacy County EMS Marc Coronado

From VTX Marty P Martinez

CCHT Board President Dr. Helen Mireles