Posted on 18 February 2016
What Is It/Spot The Signs
It is a growing issue, affecting men, women and children. 1,746 CASES REPORTED in the UK in 2013 - a 47% increase on the number of cases reported in 2012**.
But these are just the victims we know about. Slavery’s hidden nature means actual numbers are likely to be far, far higher.
If You Suspect Slavery Is Happening...
- Call the Police on 999 in an emergency, or 101 if it is not urgent.
- You can also report it by calling the new Modern Slavery helpline on 0800 0121 700
- Using the online form on the "Modern Slavery" website
- If you think you have been a victim, find out how you can get help
For more information about Modern Slavery, please click the link below to go to the Modern Slavery website:
** UK National Referral Mechanism Statistics 2013
Last updated 18th February 2016