Human trafficking

Migrants to be used as ‘whistle-blowers’ to nab traffickers
italy migration
In Brief

Migrants to be used as ‘whistle-blowers’ to nab traffickers

National Crime Agency to offer more lenient treatment to immigration offenders who help jail smugglers
1 Jun 2020
Essex lorry driver admits to 39 counts of manslaughter
Essex lorry deaths
In Depth

Essex lorry driver admits to 39 counts of manslaughter

Maurice Robinson pleads guilty after the deaths of a group of Vietnamese migrants
9 Apr 2020
Prince Andrew’s 60th: how the royals will celebrate
Prince Andrew
In Depth

Prince Andrew’s 60th: how the royals will celebrate

Bells will ring out at Westminster Abbey but Queen has cancelled party
18 Feb 2020
Migrant smuggling nets criminals $7bn a year
Migrants keep warm with Red Cross blankets upon their arrival at Malaga harbour this year
In Brief

Migrant smuggling nets criminals $7bn a year

First global study of human trafficking paints picture of a lucrative trade
21 Jun 2018
Nail salons used as a front for modern slavery
Nail salon
In Brief

Nail salons used as a front for modern slavery

High street nail bars across the UK are being used to hide child slaves and launder drug money, say police
29 May 2018
Modern slavery 'affecting every UK town and city'
A sex worker in Bradford's red light district
In Brief

Modern slavery 'affecting every UK town and city'

Over 300 police operations linked to tens of thousands of victims are underway, says the National Crime Agency
11 Aug 2017