Modern Slavery

Modern Slavery can take many forms including the trafficking of people, forced labour, servitude and slavery.

Any consent victims have given to their treatment will be irrelevant where they have been coerced, deceived or provided with payment or benefit to achieve that consent.

Children (those aged under 18) are considered victims of trafficking, whether or not they have been coerced, deceived or paid to secure their compliance. They need only have been recruited, transported, received or harboured for the purpose of exploitation.

Further information is available on the government website:

Click here for information on Modern Slavery from Leicestershire police.

By clicking on the image above, you will be taken to Leicestershire Police's webpage on their Modern Slavery Campaign.