On October 18th, Cambodian Police of the Kratie and Rattanakiri provinces along with the AIM SWAT team successfully arrested a woman suspected of trafficking young women. The suspect’s very own daughters were amongst the group of women trafficked to China where they were purchased for sex and marriage.
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Two suspects have been arrested on suspicion of trafficking an adult female to China where she was sold for marriage. The victim was repatriated and made a complaint to the Cambodian Police. During interviews, both suspects made admissions to trafficking the victim and have now been charged with human trafficking related offenses and remanded to [...]
After a two week long covert surveillance operation on a brothel fronting as a massage parlor, Cambodian law enforcement and our SWAT team conducted a raid that rescued two minors and three adults. During the raid, two suspected traffickers were arrested and have been charged with child sex trafficking related offenses and remanded to prison [...]
Our SWAT team and Cambodian law enforcement simultaneously raided two brothels fronting as massage parlors in Siem Reap. During the raids, four minors were rescued and three suspected traffickers were arrested. The raids followed a covert investigation acting upon information that young girls were being sold for sex at both locations. Both brothels were officially [...]
Our SWAT team and Cambodian law enforcement recently arrested a man and woman on suspicion of being involved in the trafficking and rape of a 16-year-old girl. The arrests followed an initial complaint made by the minor and her family that she had been tricked into leaving home by a local woman who had promised [...]
A 15-year-old and her mother filed a complaint with police that the girl had been persuaded to accompany a woman to a local hotel where she was handed over to a man who paid the woman to have sex with the girl. During the subsequent investigation, police discovered that the same woman was in the [...]
During the morning of Friday, August 3rd, about 20 miles to the north east of Phnom Penh, officers of the T’bong Khmum Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police Department (AHTJPP), together with AIM SWAT, arrested a man for trafficking two sisters to Malaysia and raping them. In 2017, the suspect had persuaded the girls’ parents [...]
In July of this year, a young woman who had been trafficked to China and sold for marriage escaped her captors and managed to contact the AIM China Rescues team for help. On July 16th, she was repatriated to Cambodia where our team met her at the airport in Phnom Penh and took her to [...]
Earlier this year, AIM SWAT helped rescue a girl from marriage trafficking in China. Knowing she can trust the staff at AIM, she reached out to us in fear that one of her friends was in the process of being trafficked to China for marriage, too. AIM SWAT Investigation Team Leader, RithYa, jumped into action [...]