Roma gypsy children are trafficked to and from countries including Britain to mug and steal for an ‘international criminal network’, a Paris court has heard.. The National Human Trafficking Resource Centre hotline was established by Polaris in December 2007. The practices of bride kidnapping and child marriage are not universally accepted throughout Romani culture. It … To me it doesn't look like her primarily the mole under her nose on her right. According to The Economist, crime has been falling in most of Europe.But there is a counter-trend hidden in the numbers. Christian Pfeiffer, director of the Criminology Research Institute of Lower Saxony in Hannover, suggests that the eastward expansion of the European Union (eight countries joined in 2004, followed by Bulgaria and Romania in 2007), with full … Some Romani women and men seek to … Published An American journalist, a mysterious Gypsy woman and a bookkeeper with an inside angle try to stay one step ahead of a gang of ruthless killers as they uncover the horrors of the human trafficking of sex slaves in the Balkans. A number of victims were found and the UK Human Trafficking Centre concluded 18 men had been illegally brought to the sites. Votes: 6 Romania is one of the top countries of origin for people being trafficked for sex into the UK. And in … Human trafficking has become a trade so lucrative and prevalent, that it knows no borders and links towns in central Mexico with cities like Atlanta and New York. Director: Chuck Portz | Stars: Igor Guzun, Vera Maryanchik, Roland Muldoon. About the authors of The Gypsy Kings, a two-part investigation of human trafficking and Hamilton’s connection to Hungary. Paraic O'Brien meets one of the pimps - "lover boys" - who are the lynchpin of Romania's sex industry. In 2010, a joint operation of the British and Romanian police cracked down on what Europol calls "one of the largest human trafficking rings … The tradition's normalisation of kidnapping puts young women at higher risk of becoming victims of human trafficking. There is a picture that has been going around for a long time saying it's Mother Teresa at age 18. Nottingham Crown Court heard the gang was headed by Ainars Pelcis, 54, described as the "gypsy baron" because of his power and wealth. ... Latvian gang admits human trafficking in Derby. National Crime Agency figures show there were 1,746 reports of human trafficking from 112 countries last year – a 47 per cent leap on the 2012 total.