Tag: Human Trafficking

Aboriginal women, girls targets for human trafficking, says new report

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Aboriginal women, girls targets for human trafficking, says new report

Trafficking of aboriginal women and girls a ‘Canadian crisis’ Aboriginal women and girls are easy prey for human traffickers because they are more likely to suffer from poverty, drug addictions and mental-health problems, says a newly disclosed report. The Public Safety Canada study sheds new light on how women and girls are forced into the […]

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Three charged in Calgary human trafficking, prostitution investigation

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Three charged in Calgary human trafficking, prostitution investigation

Daniel Erhabor, Ricardo Joseph and Cynthia Kindoko charged in Calgary human trafficking investigation Two men and one woman have been charged following a Calgary Police Service investigation into alleged human trafficking and prostitution in the city. The CPS investigation began after a 37-year old woman reported that she was physically and sexually assaulted while working in the sex […]

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Amanda McGee of Calgary facing human trafficking charges

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Amanda McGee of Calgary facing human trafficking charges

Amanda McGee accused of extorting two women A 31-year old Calgary woman, Amanda Kathleen McGee, is facing a long list of charges, including human trafficking, after a two month investigation by Calgary Police. In mid January, the RCMP contacted Calgary Police on behalf of the family of an 18-year old woman who was believed to […]

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Banff human trafficking conference explores prosecutions, investigations

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Banff human trafficking conference explores prosecutions, investigations

Banff human trafficking conference sponsored by RCMP, ALERT and ACT Alberta A number of law enforcement professionals will attend the Banff human trafficking conference which is being presented to help inform and equip those who respond to, investigate or prosecute human trafficking cases. According to the Los Angeles Dream Centre website, currently over 27 million […]

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