Criminal exploitation is a type of Modern Slavery. It refers to the exploitation of a person for the purpose of criminality and where victims are forced to perform a wide range of unlawful acts. This may include acquisitive crime such as shoplifting however there are many ways that criminals are exploiting people.
Attached is a poster from the Modern Slavery Police Transformation Unit which could act as a reminder for staff so that they can help identify groups.
To report a crime, call the Police on 101 (non-emergency) or 999 (emergency).
Do you suspect a person is being exploited through Modern Slavery? PLEASE MAKE THIS CLEAR WHEN REPORTING
For confidential victim support: Modern Slavery Helpline 08000 121 700