Human and Drug Trafficking Scenario Analysis

November 14, 2018

US National Guard Soldier charged with human trafficking at the California border

SITUATION An American Soldier has been arrested for trafficking of humans on the eve of the visit of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to the southwest border. The California National Guard soldier was caught near San Diego this weekend. The soldier tried to smuggle three Mexican men into the United States....

 

November 13, 2018

Corrupt UK border officer caught smuggling drugs and guns

SITUATION In a major crackdown, a corrupt border officer, Simon Pellet was arrested by the French National Police on Friday. Pellet was caught in possession of a high quantity of firearms and drugs, along with 2 accomplices, namely Alex Howard and David Baker. The trio had planned to smuggle, to...

 

November 6, 2018

Mass kidnap of 70+ students shocks Cameroon

SITUATION On Monday morning, more than 79 students and three others, including the principal, were abducted from a school in Bamenda, the capital of the North-West Region in Cameroon. So far, none of the many secessionist rebel groups has taken any responsibility for this attack. The students of the Presbyterian...

 

November 2, 2018

The biggest-ever human trafficking case in Kuwait: 3,000 people arrested

SITUATION Ministry of Interior of Kuwait informed about the biggest-ever human trafficking case in the country’s history. They claimed about an order to arrest nearly 3,000 foreigners of various nationalities. According to officials, around 90 people were taken into custody for the last several days. Arrested people are suspected of...

 

November 1, 2018

Spanish police bust ‘black magic’, transsexual sex slave ring

SITUATION Spanish Police rescued 15 young Brazilian transsexuals who were forced into prostitution through physical abuse and threats of black magic in the southeastern city of Murcia. Authorities claimed the raid led to the arrest of 13 people across the country suspected of running a sex trafficking ring, as well as...