Modern Slavery

Modern Slavery involves people being trafficked into or around the UK and being forced to illegally work against their will.

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I want to report human trafficking or modern slavery
You think you may have details about people who are being forced to work against their will
I have been trafficked into the country and forced to work
You believe you have been forced to work as a slave and want help and support
There are witnesses
Someone saw the incident happen
I don't think there are any witnesses
You don't know if anyone saw what happened

Your situation

I have seen this more than once
This isn't the first time you have seen modern day slavery or human trafficking take place
This has happened to me more than once
This isn't the first time you have been forced to work against your will
I do not speak English very well
English is not your first language and you may have difficulties discussing your concerns

The person who did this

I know who is involved in this
You have details of, or know who is involved in the modern slavery
I don’t know who is involved but I do have a description
You don’t know those involved but you do have a description of what they look like
I don't have a name or description of anyone involved, but I do have other details
You do not have a description or name of people involved, but do have details such as their address, their place of work, their number plate, online details etc.
Someone I know has details about who is involved in this
Someone believes they have information about the people responsible.
I have limited details about what has happened to me or who is involved
You don't think that you have enough details to help us find you or take action against those responsible
I don't know who is involved in this
You do not have any details about who is committing the crime


There is video footage or photos
There may be CCTV, video or images of the incident or offender
There is evidence which could identify the person responsible
There may be evidence such as bodily fluids, fingerprints, footprints or saliva
They left something behind
The suspect may have left an item behind
There are verbal or written comments
Someone involved said something, or wrote something online or sent emails or messages
I don’t know if there is any evidence
You are unsure if there is evidence that can help with the investigation


This is affecting my mental or physical health
You would like support following this incident
I want to remain anonymous
You do not want to provide your details
I do not want to go to court
You do not feel comfortable taking part in a trial or hearing
I do not have any money
The person or people responsible may take your money away from you if you report this
I'm worried it may happen again
You are worried you may have to do more forced work
I'm frightened to speak out or speak to the police
You are worried or frightened to speak to police or someone you trust about your situation
I originally agreed to do this work
You are worried you will not be able to get out of the agreement you made
I'm frightened I will get into trouble
You are frightened people will find out that you have reported this to us
I don't think I'm a victim
You may not believe that what this person or these people are doing is wrong


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