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Police raid brothels in crackdown on modern-day slavery
A number of police raids have been carried out at brothels in Kent and Sussex by officers fighting when they have called 'modern-day slavery'.
Police raid brothels to rescue girls from 'modern-day slavery'
Police have raided dozens of brothels across Kent and Sussex as part of a national crackdown on the criminal gangs trafficking young women into the sex trade. Four eastern European girls are being offered the help of welfare services after the raid in Ashford. In many cases victims are forced into prostitution, in what police describe as a form of modern-day slavery.
Detective Chief Superintendent Rob Fordham from Kent Police issued an appeal for the public to report any suspicious activity.Position12reorder