A007. Course on Investigation of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is the acquisition of people by improper means such as force, fraud or deception, with the aim of exploiting them.

Smuggling of migrants involves the procurement for financial or other material benefit of illegal entry of a person into a State of which that person is not a national or resident.

Virtually every country in the world is affected by these crimes. The challenge for all countries, rich and poor, is to target the criminals who exploit desperate people and to protect and assist victims of trafficking and smuggled migrants, many of whom endure unimaginable hardships in their bid for a better life.

 As the police and other agencies catch up and gear up to deal with the existing trends of trafficking, it has turned into a new form with the trafficker choosing a new methodology.  The knowledge of trafficking and its various forms is insufficient among the police, who are responsible to deal with its various aspects.

So, by going through Course the police personnel shall be able to fulfill their knowledge and be more able to professionally handle the cases situation wise in collaboration with other agencies.