Modern Slavery: Prosecutions

Part of Attorney General – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 6th September 2018.

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Photo of Kerry McCarthy Kerry McCarthy Labour, Bristol East 12:00 am, 6th September 2018

I welcome the fact that the number of prosecutions has gone up, I think by 27%. Is the Solicitor General having discussions about how we treat young people who are involved in county lines? Will they be treated as criminals, or as the victims of, in many cases, modern slavery?