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Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support for Victims Act (Northern Ireland) 2015 came into effect on 15th January 2015. The act simplifies the offences of Human Trafficking and Slavery and introduces the offence of Forced Marriage.
Possible Signs of Human Trafficking (not an exhaustive list):
Upon receipt of information about a Potential Victim of Human Trafficking PSNI will respond appropriately. We may take any or all of the following actions:
Human Trafficking is not Human Smuggling - The procurement, in order to obtain, directly or indirectly, a financial or other material benefit, of illegal entry of a person into a State Party of which the person is not a national or permanent resident.
Women’s Aid is one of the local charities that are contracted by the Department of Justice to help support female victims of Human Trafficking.
Migrant Help is one of the local charities that are contracted by the Department of Justice to help support male victims of Human Trafficking.
Social Services will provide practical assistance and guidance to Child victims of Human Trafficking.