# human-trafficking - Yesterday’s News
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 23 November, 2016
Galyna Kovalenko, 52, faces up to 15 years in jail if found guilty.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 16 November, 2016
Lawyers for the man have said he is the victim of a mistaken identity.
An investigation into human trafficking of Polish nationals by organised criminal groups for sexual exploitation began in February 2012.
# human-trafficking - Saturday 29 October, 2016
In 2012, gardaí identified a number of Polish women as victims of sexual exploitation.
# human-trafficking - Monday 17 October, 2016
Women are trafficked across countries and continents – some having been sold by family members or friends.
# human-trafficking - Friday 7 October, 2016
They were told they would get well-paid jobs and a new life in Northern Ireland.
# human-trafficking - Friday 19 August, 2016
The Migrant Rights Centre has accused the government of hypocrisy over how it deals with undocumented migrants.
# human-trafficking - Monday 25 July, 2016
The woman went to police in Derry for help last night.
# human-trafficking - Sunday 5 June, 2016
This figure has more than doubled in the last two years.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 5 May, 2016
The mother tried to sell her 19-month-old son on Gumtree after her boyfriend stopped paying childcare costs.
# human-trafficking - Monday 2 November, 2015
The year-long investigation says workers are being trafficked to Ireland.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 30 September, 2015
A man in his 40s has been arrested as part of an investigation into alleged human trafficking.
# human-trafficking - Tuesday 23 June, 2015
The operation aims to ‘dismantle the business model’ of human traffickers.
# human-trafficking - Monday 25 May, 2015
National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said it remained unclear how many bodies were buried.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
A court today found gardaí failed to identify the woman as a victim of human trafficking.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
The judge found that the gardaí investigating the case were also investigating the claims that they had been trafficked.
# human-trafficking - Saturday 18 October, 2014
183 people were trafficked into Ireland in three years, a report shows.
# human-trafficking - Monday 13 October, 2014
The Justice Minister at a garda conference today quoted victims of sex trafficking who had spoken about their experience with law enforcement in Ireland.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
PSNI detectives are sending a file to the Public Prosecution Service following labour exploitation operation.
# human-trafficking - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
He is suspected of manslaughter and human trafficking offences.
# human-trafficking - Monday 18 August, 2014
The 14 men and 6 women range in age from 20 to 48.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 26 June, 2014
Twelve months have now passed since a Dáil committee recommended new laws that would see buyers of sex punished.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 10 April, 2014
While attending a conference on human trafficking, the Pope was presented with a t-shirt which said “Turn Back Crime”.
Irish airlines are being encouraged to use the online training resource, developed by the Justice Department.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 27 March, 2014
The result of 18 months of academic work shows the fear of being named and shamed in a local newspaper would be the greatest deterrent to buyers of sex, writes Nusha Yonkova.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 20 March, 2014
The organisation will help with financial advice, specialist legal advice, training, educational opportunities and housing support.
# human-trafficking - Saturday 22 February, 2014
The anti-slavery teams will be in place from 1 April.
# human-trafficking - Friday 31 January, 2014
The two are accused of a number of offences against the women – one of whom has a severe learning disability.
# human-trafficking - Friday 20 December, 2013
The figure includes 19 Irish minors, all of whom were reported as victims of sexual exploitation.
# human-trafficking - Monday 9 December, 2013
Officers found 120 phones, 50 Polish identity cards and £24,000 in cash in the home of a couple who admit forcing women into prostitution.
# human-trafficking - Friday 29 November, 2013
We cannot pretend trafficking does not exist. Today experts from across the EU will meet for discussions in Dublin to support victims and bring the organised gangs to justice, writes Denise Charlton.
# human-trafficking - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
The women travelled to Northern Ireland via Dublin from the Czech Republic and were forced to work in a brothel.
# human-trafficking - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
The man convicted for attempting to traffic adults and children to Ireland has been released because court documents went missing.
# human-trafficking - Monday 21 October, 2013
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# human-trafficking - Friday 18 October, 2013
340 people are living in slavery in Ireland which is why action is needed now says ICI.
Forget the myths you’ve heard about ‘happy prostitutes’ – the reality is that adults and children are in a living hell right now after being trafficked into Ireland for sexual exploitation, writes Denis Charlton.
# human-trafficking - Friday 27 September, 2013
In 39 cases, those trafficked were subject to sexual exploitation.
# human-trafficking - Thursday 26 September, 2013
Ireland faces criticism over a ‘very low’ number of prosecutions against human traffickers
# human-trafficking - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Over 180 cases of modern day slavery have been uncovered here in the last six years and victims are calling for protection in the law.
# human-trafficking - Friday 26 April, 2013
Two suspects were arrested as part of the European operation.