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Women in Scotland Rescued from Trafficking

Published on April 10th, 2012 | by CCAT

Police in Scotland have successfully helped a Lituanian woman, trafficked into the UK and forced to shoplift by her captors, and a Latvian, who was found wandering disoriented having been smuggled into Scotland in a truck. ... Read More


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The Virtual Street Corner – Sex Trafficking Online

Published on April 6th, 2012 | by CCAT

An article on backpage.com has highlighted the dangers of the ‘virtual street corner’. According to the article, girls no longer tend to ‘walk the streets’ as they can now be ordered online – ‘as easily as ... Read More


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Raids to Take Place to Tackle People-Smuggling

Published on March 31st, 2012 | by CCAT

Police and border agencies have this week carried out a series of co-ordinated raids, across France, Belgium and the UK, and believe that they may have cracked a major people-smuggling ring in the process. UK Border ... Read More


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Why Even Amsterdam Doesn’t Want Legal Brothels Anymore

Published on March 31st, 2012 | by CCAT

There was a very interesting article in the Spectator last week, discussing the legalisation of brothels in Amsterdam.  According to the article, ‘police now acknowledge that the red-light district has mutated into a global hub for ... Read More


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Victim-Centred Training Tools Requested by Government

Published on March 31st, 2012 | by CCAT

Stop the Traffik, Eaves (for Women), and the NSPCC are among the organisations asked by the government to develop new frontline training tools for professionals who may come into contact with those who have been trafficked. ... Read More


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How Many Slaves Work for You?

Published on March 31st, 2012 | by CCAT

Wow.  If you needed sobering up after Christmas, then this is the website to do it.  It’s shocking and humbling to realise how many people are behind our luxurious Western lifestyles. Click on slaveryfootprint.org.  But only ... Read More


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Traffic Life for Girl in India

Published on March 1st, 2012 | by CCAT

Few of us can have failed to have been horrified by the tragic rape of the girl on the Indian bus.  Once again, the plight of the woman in Indian sociey has been put under the ... Read More


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