Child Sex Trafficking - 731/21

Date Responded 15 June 2021

Provision of information held by Northumbria Police made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the 'Act')

As you may be aware the purpose of the Act is to allow a general right of access to information held at the time of a request, by a Public Authority (including the Police), subject to certain limitations and exemptions.

You asked:

How many recorded cases of child sex trafficking in Northumbria Police between January 2020 and march 2021

In Response:

We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention.

Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted within Northumbria Police. I can confirm that the information you have requested is not held by Northumbria Police.

Searches made on the central database for the following offences:
036/12 Do act prohibited by slavery and trafficking risk or prevention order
072/01 Trafficking into the UK for sexual exploitation
072/02 Trafficking within the UK for sexual exploitation
072/03 Trafficking out of the UK for sexual exploitation
078/13 Trafficking in prostitution
078/19 Trafficking people into the UK for the purpose of exploitation
078/20 Trafficking people within the UK for the purpose of exploitation
078/21 Trafficking people out of the UK
072/04 Intentionally arrange/facilitate the arrival in / entry into the UK/ another country of a person with a view to their sexual exploitation
072/05 Intentionally arrange / facilitate travel of a person within the UK / another country with a view to their sexual exploitation
072/06 Intentionally arrange / facilitate the departure of a person from the UK / another country with a view to their sexual exploitation

No results were identified using the search parameters detailed above.

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