Ukraine has intensified trafficking – the police

В Украине активизировалась торговля людьми – полиция

For the nine months was discovered 263 cases of human trafficking.

In Ukraine for 9 months discovered 263 cases of human trafficking, which is almost three times more than for the whole of 2016. This was reported to the National police of Ukraine on Wednesday, October 18.

According to the Agency, 120 criminal cases already declared suspicion, the pre-trial investigation was completed on 107 criminal cases in this category.

“During the preliminary investigation set 281 the victim of trafficking. Among them 156 women, 106 men, 9 juveniles and 10 young children”, – stated in the message.

According to police, more common forms of human trafficking not linked to sexual exploitation. In particular, labour exploitation, whose victims are men of working age, or people with obvious signs of disability, without a permanent place of residence and other disadvantaged categories.

Recall from the beginning of the year recorded 12 cases of attempted child trafficking.