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#Child Trafficking

# child-trafficking - Friday 17 February, 2017

Ashton Kutcher close to tears in speech about efforts to combat child sexual exploitation
# Child Trafficking
# Child Trafficking

Ashton Kutcher close to tears in speech about efforts to combat child sexual exploitation

Feb 17th 2017, 6:17 PM 19,339 Views 34 Comments

Kutcher was speaking at a US senate hearing about victims of trafficking.

# child-trafficking - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Gardaí team up with Europol in operation that saved 30 children from trafficking
# Operation Archimedes
# Operation Archimedes

Gardaí team up with Europol in operation that saved 30 children from trafficking

Sep 24th 2014, 2:49 PM 6,676 Views 4 Comments

Over 1,000 arrests were made across the EU and most arrests made in Ireland were for burglary offences.

# child-trafficking - Friday 20 June, 2014

Child trafficking is on the increase in Ireland
# Forced Labour
# Forced Labour

Child trafficking is on the increase in Ireland

Jun 20th 2014, 4:47 PM 8,222 Views 15 Comments

That’s according to a report from the US State Department, which looks at trafficking in countries around the world.

# child-trafficking - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Column: Webcam child sex tourism – a sordid off-shoot of the social media revolution
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Webcam child sex tourism – a sordid off-shoot of the social media revolution

Nov 10th 2013, 12:00 PM 1,391 Views 33 Comments

Law enforcement has not caught up with advances in technology that are giving sexual predators access to vulnerable children, writes Hans Guyt.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Man in Clare charged with offences under Child Trafficking and Pornography Act
# Courts
# Courts

Man in Clare charged with offences under Child Trafficking and Pornography Act

Aug 29th 2013, 10:33 PM 10,597 Views 0 Comments

The 33-year-old will appear in court tomorrow morning over offences contrary to the Child Trafficking & Pornography Act.

# child-trafficking - Monday 24 December, 2012

China busts trafficking ring, 89 children rescued
# Child Trafficking
# Child Trafficking

China busts trafficking ring, 89 children rescued

Dec 24th 2012, 5:57 PM 7,580 Views 4 Comments

Chinese police have rescued 89 children and arrested 355 suspects after busting a series of child trafficking rings. Police are now searching for their parents.

# child-trafficking - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Barnardos highlights problem of 'loverboys' in child prostitution
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Barnardos highlights problem of 'loverboys' in child prostitution

Dec 12th 2012, 5:36 PM 21,467 Views 33 Comments

June Tinsely of Barnardos said young men who act as boyfriends to teenage girls coerce them into having sex with other men.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Irish children have been trafficked for 'criminal' purposes - report
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

Irish children have been trafficked for 'criminal' purposes - report

Sep 13th 2012, 8:16 AM 6,010 Views 8 Comments

A new report by researchers at UCC found that a significant number of children who applied for asylum in Ireland disappeared – and may have been trafficked.

# child-trafficking - Friday 6 July, 2012

Scores of kidnapped children freed from Chinese traffickers
# Trafficking
# Trafficking

Scores of kidnapped children freed from Chinese traffickers

Jul 6th 2012, 9:17 AM 5,507 Views 4 Comments

Babies were being auctioned to the highest bidder for as much as €6,000, according to reports.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Children in Mexican adoption scam show signs of sexual abuse
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Children in Mexican adoption scam show signs of sexual abuse

Jan 19th 2012, 10:29 AM 3,640 Views 4 Comments

Eleven Irish couples have been innocently embroiled in the apparent child-trafficking ring as they believed it was a legitimate adoption process.

# child-trafficking - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Irish couples caught up in Mexican adoption scam
# Child Trafficking
# Child Trafficking

Irish couples caught up in Mexican adoption scam

Jan 15th 2012, 3:11 PM 7,719 Views 16 Comments

Local police discovered the child-trafficking ring this week and are currently questioning the 11 couples.