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Surrey Police how to notice the signs

Surrey Police

Modern slavery could be happening in your community so it’s important you know the signs that could indicate someone is a victim of this crime. The signs aren’t always obvious but there are some that you may notice:  do they look scruffy, malnourished or injured? are they acting anxious, afraid […]

Vulnerable Groups

The most vulnerable groups, even in wealthy nations, are those suffering the most during the Pandemic Recession. Evidence suggests low earners have been hit the hardest by spiking unemployment. As unemployment rates rise, increasing numbers are likely to be trafficked from the poorest communities to those parts of the world […]

Why Surrey for Human Trafficking?

LGBT Homeless Youth

Surrey is in the top third of all police force areas in terms of the number of modern slavery victims coming forward. Location ‘hotspots’ within Surrey identify – Walton on ThamesChertsey, GuildfordWoking – as prevalent trafficking areas. Epsom, Leatherhead and Reigate are also areas of concern.

Homeless LGBT

24% of people at risk of homelessness in the UK identify as LGBTQ, out of which 77% claim that this was a direct result of familial rejection (AKT, 2019). There are many challenges that come with being homeless. Lack of economic resources, food and shelter can increase exposure to traffickers. […]