• ‘Human traffickers’ arrested in Spain

    ‘Human traffickers’ arrested in Spain0

    Four men accused of running a human trafficking ring to transport “captured” Algerian nationals from Ceuta to mainland Spain on fast launches were arrested on Saturday. The men allegedly charged the individuals €2,000 to make the journey from Ceuta to Algeciras. The Policía Nacional claimed the men made up to €26,000 on each trip. Out

  • Expert sheds light on global scale of human trafficking

    Expert sheds light on global scale of human trafficking0

    Human trafficking is the third most lucrative criminal business in the world, with more than 40 million individuals believed to be affected, a seminar in Gibraltar heard yesterday. Human trafficking is described as people being deceived, usually with a promise of a better job, and then being moved domestically or internationally into a place where