On July 5th, Phnom Penh Police together with AIM SWAT raided a brothel operating undercover as a massage parlor, resulting in 5 adults and 3 minors as young as 16 rescued and 1 arrest.
Brothel fronting as a massage parlor in south Phnom Penh was closed following a raid on April 25th. 2 minors were rescued and 1 suspect was arrested
The raid followed a short covert operation which confirmed that minors were being sold for sex at the location. During the raid, 3 minor Khmer girls were rescued, and one suspected trafficker was arrested.
The raid was the culmination of a covert operation that lasted more than a week and resulted in the rescue of 3 minors and 3 adult women, and the arrest of one suspected trafficker.
On May 27, Phnom Penh Police and AIM SWAT rescued 6 children who had been trafficked into a forced begging gang and arrested their two traffickers.
A woman was arrested in March, 2020 by AIM SWAT and Phnom Penh Police after trafficking a young woman to China as a bride in September of 2019.
After a manhunt lasting several months, AIM SWAT and Phnom Penh Police were able to arrest the trafficker of 40 men and women to Saudi Arabia last April.
Two neighboring brothels in Phnom Penh were shut down after AIM SWAT and local authorities raided the premises and rescued 5 survivors.