Tag: human trafficking

The Public Prosecution Service has started a campaign in Barranquilla to prevent human trafficking

The Public Prosecution Service has started a campaign in Barranquilla to prevent human trafficking

The Public Prosecution Service has through its crime prevention program Crime ‘Future Colombia’, and in the context of the Barranquilla Carnival 2024, a full day course in the capital of the Atlantic with the goal increasing awareness among various social actors and preventing the commission of the crime of human trafficking. Read: “They had to […]

The Jeffrey Epstein case. The list of famous names has been revealed

The Jeffrey Epstein case. The list of famous names has been revealed

The court published hundreds of pages of documents in the Jeffrey Epstein case. There is a list of famous people associated with him. In 2019, US federal prosecutors accused Jeffrey Epstein of trafficking underage girls and sexual harassment. The trial in this case was supposed to start in June 2020, but did not take place. […]

Traffickers are said to use AI to defraud undocumented immigrants

Traffickers are said to use AI to defraud undocumented immigrants

A New York legal consulting firm warned the immigrant community about the scams human traffickers are perpetrating using artificial intelligence (AI). William Murillo, executive chairman of the legal advisory group 1800migrante, told EFE that an Ecuadorian family was extorted for more than $12,000 they sent to Mexico in an attempt to locate a member of […]

The airport was closed due to a suspicious flight with 300 Indians: “It was used for immigrant traffic”

The airport was closed due to a suspicious flight with 300 Indians: “It was used for immigrant traffic”

At the request of the French judicial authority, a plane with more than 300 Indian passengers on board was stopped for several hours at Vatry airport near Paris. The airport was closed and the passengers on board were placed in a lounge of the terminal to be closely monitored by police. According to local media […]

Tether freezes R$1.1 billion linked to human trafficking syndicate

Tether freezes R$1.1 billion linked to human trafficking syndicate

a Tetherthe company issuing the USDT stablecoin reported doing so frozen 225 million USDT this Monday (20). Equal to R$1.1 billionthe amount is said to be linked to an international human trafficking syndicate in Southeast Asia. The operation was a joint effort with the broker OKX It’s like United States Department of Justice (DoJ). This […]

Surrogacy is a crime throughout Europe: EU Parliament’s proposal

Surrogacy is a crime throughout Europe: EU Parliament’s proposal

Surrogacy is among the new crimes to be investigated across the European Union. This is what is envisaged in the package of proposals approved by the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee within the scope of the new regulation on combating human trafficking. At least 7 thousand victims of human trafficking occur in Europe every year. […]

Nearly 50 million people live in modern slavery, research shows

Nearly 50 million people live in modern slavery, research shows

These inhumane practices touch people of all ages, genders and nationalities in all corners of the world. “Modern slavery is hidden from the naked eye and deeply intertwined with life in every corner of the world. Every day people are misled, coerced or coerced into situations of exploitation which they cannot reject or give up. […]

Hungary frees traffickers: they will have 3 days to leave the country

Hungary frees traffickers: they will have 3 days to leave the country

Hungary is ready to release thousands of prisoners held for human trafficking, provided they leave the country within 72 hours. Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s decision has caused concern in Austria, and now Vienna is tightening border controls, fearing that many of these criminals may try to enter the country. The German newspaper Spiegel writes that […]

Serbian police find 120 immigrants in human trafficking ring

Serbian police find 120 immigrants in human trafficking ring

The operation allowed the seizure of several weapons and hundreds of passports. © Adriel Perdomo/EPA Author: Lusa Serbian police discovered 120 people trying to reach Western Europe on Tuesday during an operation that dismantled a network of migrant smugglers near the border with Hungary, local authorities announced. Among the smuggled migrants were several women and […]

Father arrested in Mozambique for attempting to sell albino children

Father arrested in Mozambique for attempting to sell albino children

A man has been arrested in northwestern Mozambique for trying to sell his three albino children, whose bodies would be used for witchcraft, local police said Monday. The three minors would be sold in Malawi for about $39,000, police spokesman Feliciano da Câmara explains. The police in the Tete region arrested the father and uncle […]