Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Human Trafficking: Victim Support Schemes

Justice written question – answered on 27th June 2012.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Denis MacShane Denis MacShane Labour, Rotherham

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what the (a) nationality and (b) gender was of each suspected victim of trafficking referred to the Trafficking Victim Support scheme operated by the Salvation Army in (i) March and (ii) May 2012; in which region each of the suspected victims was found; and which agency referred each case to the scheme.

Photo of Crispin Blunt Crispin Blunt Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Justice) (Prisons and Probation)

In March 2012 there were 38 referrals to the Government-funded support service for adult victims of human trafficking in England and Wales administered by the Salvation Army. In May there were 70. Details are provided in the following table:

Nationality Gender Region Referring agency
March 2012      
Albanian Female South East NGO
Albanian Female South East NGO
Albanian Female South East Self-referral
Albanian Female Yorkshire UKBA
Albanian Female South East UKBA
Bangladeshi Female South East Local authority
Bulgarian Female East NGO
Cameroonian Female North West Legal representative
Chinese Female South East NGO
Czech Male South East NHS
Czech Female Yorkshire NGO
Gambian Female South West NGO
Hungarian Female South East Police
Hungarian Female North East Police
Hungarian Female North East Police
Hungarian Female North East Police
Hungarian Female Yorkshire Police
Kenyan Male Yorkshire NHS
Namibian Female North West UKBA
Nigerian Female East NGO
Nigerian Female North West NGO
Nigerian Female South East Social services
Nigerian Female South East Legal representative
Nigerian Female South East NGO
Nigerian Female South East NGO
Nigerian Female West Midlands Self-referral
Nigerian Female South East NGO
Nigerian Female West Midlands UKBA
Nigerian Female South East Police
Not known Female East Midlands UKBA
Pakistani Female East UKBA
Romanian Male West Midlands Police
Tanzanian Female South East NGO
Ugandan Female South East NGO
Ugandan Female South East Police
UK Male Yorkshire NGO
Vietnamese Female East Legal representative
Vietnamese Male South East Legal representative
       
May 2012      
Albanian Female South East NGO
Albanian Female North West UKBA
Albanian Female South East NGO
Albanian Female West Midlands UKBA
Chinese Male North East UKBA
Czech Male Yorkshire NGO
Equatorial Guinean Female South East NGO
Ethiopian Female North West UKBA
Ethiopian Female North East UKBA
Hungarian Male Yorkshire NGO
Hungarian Female Yorkshire Police
Hungarian Female Yorkshire Police
Indian Male Not known Not known
Indian Male Not known Not known
Indian Female West Midlands UKBA
Kenyan Female South East NGO
Lithuanian Male South East NGO
Lithuanian Male East Midlands Police
Lithuanian Male East Midlands Police
Lithuanian Male South East NGO
Nigerian Female North West UKBA
Nigerian Female South East NGO
Nigerian Female South East SOCA
Nigerian Female South East SOCA
Nigerian Female South East UKBA
Nigerian Female Yorkshire UKBA
Nigerian Female Yorkshire UKBA
Nigerian Female South East NHS
Pakistani Female North West UKBA
Pakistani Female South East Social services
Philippine Female Yorkshire NGO
Polish Male West Midlands NGO
Polish Male South Police
Polish Male South Police
Polish Male South Police
Polish Male South Police
Polish Male South Police
Polish Female South East GLA
Polish Female South East GLA
Polish Male South East GLA
Polish Male South East GLA
Polish Male South Cast GLA
Polish Mate South East GLA
Polish Male South East GLA
Polish Male West Midlands NGO
Romanian Female South East Police
Romanian Female South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Male South East Police
Romanian Female South East Police
Senegalese Female Yorkshire UKBA
Slovakian Female South East Police
Slovakian Male North East NGO
Slovakian Male South East NGO
Ugandan Female South East NGO
Ugandan Female South East Self-referral
Ugandan Female Yorkshire UKBA
UK Male West Midlands NGO
Vietnamese Female South East NGO
Vietnamese Male South East UKBA
Vietnamese Male South East Legal representative
Zambian Female South West Self-referral

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.