Earning and Prices of a Prostitution Ring in France

An Air France executive was arrested was running a prostitution ring in France. The executive would bring in girls from Brazil into France while claiming that the girls were family members. By claiming that the girls were related to him, the executive was able to fly them to France at the family-member discount rate of… Continue reading Earning and Prices of a Prostitution Ring in France

Price to Buy a Real Passport from Sweden

Officials in Sweden reported that 177,000 authentic Swedish passports have been stolen or lost. Security officials state that many of these passports may have been sold on the black market to criminals. According to intelligence agencies, Swedish passports are being sold on the black market for human trafficking purposes. These passports are being sold at… Continue reading Price to Buy a Real Passport from Sweden

Human Trafficking Victims in Romania in 2013

Criminal justice departments in Romania reported that there were nearly 900 human trafficking victims identified in the country in 2013. 557 women were identified by criminal justice professionals as victims of human trafficking in 2013. 278 of the females were underage. 319 men were identified as human trafficking victims, with 22 of the males being… Continue reading Human Trafficking Victims in Romania in 2013

Human Trafficking Cases in Bolivia in 2013

Criminal justice agencies in Bolivia recorded 35 human trafficking cases back in 2005. In 2012, the number of trafficking cases reported was 456. In 2013, law enforcement reported 363 human trafficking cases across Bolivia, an increase of over 10 times from 2005. Despite the number of cases handled by the criminal justice system, reports claim… Continue reading Human Trafficking Cases in Bolivia in 2013

Human Trafficking Cases in Jordan in 2013

Criminal justice programs in Jordan recorded 17 human trafficking cases in the country in 2013. The cases involved 54 males and 27 females who were reported as trafficking victims. The number of trafficking cases handled by the criminal justice system increased from the 12 cases handled in 2012. However, there were 29 human trafficking cases… Continue reading Human Trafficking Cases in Jordan in 2013

Revenue and Customers of Sex Trafficking in Ireland

A report published by the European Commission found that up to $344 Million (€250 Million) in revenue is generated from sex trafficking in Ireland each year. (Note: This amount is the same amount that was reported last year as the total revenue generated from prostitution in Ireland.) An estimated 1,000 women are available for sale… Continue reading Revenue and Customers of Sex Trafficking in Ireland

Number of Human Trafficking Cases in Russia in 2013

According to the Interior Ministry of Russia, there were 66 cases of human trafficking resisted by the criminal justice system in 2013. Out of that total, 63 cases were for the purpose of sexual exploitation. In addition to the human trafficking cases, security agencies in Russia saw nearly 3,500 sex related crimes across the country.… Continue reading Number of Human Trafficking Cases in Russia in 2013

Human Smuggling and Human Trafficking Cases in the Netherlands

In 2013, criminal justice programs in the Netherlands investigated 175 cases of human smuggling across the country. The number of smuggling cases were an increase of 25 percent from the human smuggling cases investigated in 2012. An estimated 1,500 people are residing in the Netherlands without proper documents or visas. Most of these individuals originated… Continue reading Human Smuggling and Human Trafficking Cases in the Netherlands

Crimes Along the San Diego – Mexico Border

In a report released by the Attorney General of the US State of California, researchers stated that organized crime groups were committing money laundering, cyber crimes, human trafficking, and drugs and arms trafficking through the border between San Diego and Mexico. According to the report, approximately 70 percent of all the methamphetamine that is shipped… Continue reading Crimes Along the San Diego – Mexico Border

Human Trafficking Victims in Scotland in 2013

In 2013,  criminal justice programs in Scotland identified a total of 99 people who were referred to agencies as potential human trafficking victims. Out of that total, 22 victims were under the age of 18. The number of human trafficking victims in Scotland is increasing based on previous data. During a two year period from… Continue reading Human Trafficking Victims in Scotland in 2013