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Human Trafficking: Prosecutions

Question for Attorney General

UIN 20819, tabled on 4 January 2016

To ask the Attorney General, pursuant to the Answer of 15 December 2015 to Question 19543, how many of those prosecutions for human trafficking resulted in a conviction.

Answered on

7 January 2016

During 2014-2015 the CPS prosecuted 187 defendants for offences connected with human trafficking. 130 of these defendants were convicted at a conviction rate of 69.5%.

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Attorney General
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