Female trafficking victims unlawfully held in UK jails due to ‘disturbing’ failure to identify exploitation, finds report

Exclusive: Women who commit offences as result of coercion by traffickers jailed in breach of Modern Slavery Act 2015 as hostile environment drives ‘relentless’ focus on deportation May Bulman Social Affairs Correspondent @maybulman  Female victims of human trafficking are being routinely held in prison in breach of the law because of a “disturbing” government failure to identify exploitation, The Independent can reveal. Foreign national women who have committed offences Read more [...]