Lakefield Police Chief Roger Pohlman and Allan Bakke, regional navigator with the Southwest Crisis Center, will address sex trafficking in southwest Minnesota during a public presentation next week in Lakefield.
The program begins at 6 p.m. on Sept. 26 at the Lakefield American Legion Hall. It is free and open to the public. The program is hosted by the Prairie Winds Republican Women. A business meeting of the group will follow the presentation.
The Southwest Crisis Center has been helping victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, sex trafficking, sexual harassment, stalking and child abuse in Jackson, Cottonwood, Nobles, Rock and Pipestone counties since 1987.