Five women and girls were rescued from a brothel on June 23rd by local police and AIM SWAT, while one trafficker has been arrested.
In the month of May, our SWAT Team worked with local authorities to rescue 21 women and children and arrested 9 suspects.
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.
4 victims, including 2 minors, were rescued by AIM SWAT and Siem Reap police from a brothel fronting as a massage parlor on May 12th.
What does the fight against trafficking look like during a global pandemic? Trafficking is shifting, and our SWAT Team has been working hard to monitor and confront sexual crime.
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.
A trafficking network based in Vietnam was exposed in an investigation by local police and AIM SWAT resulting in 12 women rescued and 5 suspects arrested.
13 women and children were rescued from a brothel posing as a karaoke bar (KTV) in Siem Reap during a raid by local police and AIM SWAT.
An unregistered aftercare shelter in Siem Reap was closed thanks to a special task force resulting the rescue of 15 children who were being exploited there.
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.