Human Trafficking Victims Discovered in Serbia

In the first 7 months of 2013, police in Serbia discovered 30 human trafficking victims, according to the Ministry of Internal Affairs. 27 of the victims were women, and 22 were minors. During the first 7 months of 2013, police have filled 18 criminal charges related to human trafficking in the country. In 2011, law… Continue reading Human Trafficking Victims Discovered in Serbia

Human Trafficking Prosecutions in Serbia Between 2009-2011

The Government of Serbia reported prosecuting 36 human trafficking cases in 2011. The criminal cases involved 27 cases of sex trafficking and 9 cases of labor trafficking. The cases involved 68 suspected human traffickers. The number of prosecutions in 2011 was down from the 47 human trafficking cases in 2010 involving 99 suspected traffickers in 2010. (More human trafficking… Continue reading Human Trafficking Prosecutions in Serbia Between 2009-2011

Number of Drug Addicts in Serbia

According to the 2011 International Narcotics Control Strategy released by the US State Department, there are between 30,000 to 100,000 drug addicts in Serbia. Previous to that report, the Public Health Service of Serbia reported that there were 60,000 drug users in the country in 2008. Between January to September 2010, security agencies in Serbia… Continue reading Number of Drug Addicts in Serbia