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Quiz night to raise funds to combat modern slavery in Preston

Volunteers at the Hope for Justice quiz in February 2020 A charity quiz night is taking place to help combat modern slavery in Preston. Volunteers from Preston Abolition Group, based in Crossgate Church, are organising the event to raise funds […]

7 days ago
Two men charged with rape, trafficking and false imprisonment of six women and girls in Preston

Two men have been charged with the trafficking, sexual abuse, and false imprisonment of six women and girls aged between 13 and 19 years old in Preston. Lancashire Police launched […]

1 year ago
Police target five ‘pop-up brothels’ across Preston

Inside the brothel where the women were forced to work Inside a brothel in Deepdale where two 18-year-old girls were forced to work Police have visited five properties in the city suspected of housing ‘pop-up brothels’. It comes as a […]

3 years ago
Preston men among nine jailed for trafficking women for prostitution

Three men from Preston have been jailed for their roles in trafficking Nine men have today been sentenced for their roles in trafficking and exploiting Romanian women for prostitution. Three […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man charged with human trafficking offences

Generic image of Manchester Road A Preston man is one of seven charged with human trafficking offences. Six men and a woman have been charged with a string of offences […]

4 years ago
Teenager found during human trafficking arrests in Fishwick

New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google A teenager is now in police protection following a human trafficking police operation during Thursday morning. Preston Police carried out […]

4 years ago
Police visit nail bars, car washes and takeaways in Preston modern slavery crackdown

Police visiting premises in Preston during immigration checks Nail bars, car washes and takeaways have been visited by police officers in a crackdown on people trafficking. Lancashire Police’s modern slavery operation saw 47 foreign nationals spoken to across […]

5 years ago
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