modern slavery

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 […]

1 week ago
Modern slavery investigation finds workers living on a building site in Fishergate shop

A number of Eastern Europeans were found living and working in the old Past Times building in Fishergate during an investigation into potential modern slavery. Officers from Lancashire Police and […]

2 years ago
Rough sleepers given haircuts and advice in drive to end modern slavery

Homeless people are being offered help and advice to know the warning signs of modern slavery. Rough sleepers are often vulnerable to exploitation, and this week, police, health and community […]

3 years ago
Modern slavery exhibition will be on the Flag Market

The Freedom Bus A mobile exhibition raising awareness about human trafficking and modern day slavery will be in Preston city centre on Saturday 24 November. The exhibition will be located […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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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