At 9 PM on Tuesday, July 11th AIM SWAT Team officers, together with the Phnom Penh Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police (AHTJP) executed a raid at a Vietnamese brothel fronting as a massage parlor located in the southern part of Phnom Penh.
AIM was recently honored to receive a letter from Mr. Sea Kosal, the Under Secretary of State of the Kingdom of Cambodia, recognizing our partnership on a recent raid. The letter, which can be found below, was written to AIM SWAT Director Eric Meldrum on behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation after the AIM SWAT Team assisted in the rescue of a Cambodian woman who had been trafficked to China.
New Trend? Trafficking to Japan On Saturday, the 4th of February, the officers of the Phnom Penh Department of Anti Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police (AHTJP) together with AIM SWAT officers arrested 3 suspects accused of trafficking up to 10 Khmer women to Japan for sex. The investigation commenced following a raid in Japan at a […]
Human Trafficking Awareness Month 2017: Freedom is Coming! Human Trafficking Awareness Month continues with a brief glimpse of what God is doing to bring restoration and freedom to this great land of Cambodia. We rejoice in our suffering, knowing that suffering produces endurance, endurance produces character, and character produces hope. (Romans 5:3-4) Cambodia has suffered, Cambodians have […]
January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. In 2010, President Barack Obama designated January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Now, it is often referred to as Human Trafficking Awareness Month. The International Labor Organization estimates that there were 20.9 million people trafficked for forced labor in 2012, and 4.5 million of those were victims of […]
RAID DETAILS FROM AIM SWAT TEAM DIRECTOR: On the evening of Monday the 20th of December, officers of the Phnom Penh Department of Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police Department (AHTJP), together with the AIM SWAT team, conducted a raid of a brothel fronting as a massage parlor in central Phnom Penh. The raid followed a week-long […]
FROM AIM SWAT TEAM DIRECTOR: At 8pm on Monday the 5th of December, the Phnom Penh Department of Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police (AHTJP) together with the AIM SWAT Team executed a raid on a brothel fronting as a massage parlor on the Riverfront in Phnom Penh. During the raid, 8 victims were rescued, including 3 […]