Arrests for Human Trafficking in Dubai During First Half of 2013

In the first six months of 2013, Dubai police arrested 19 people for human trafficking charges. During the same time period in 2012, police arrested 31 people.

According to data from the criminal justice system, there were 10 victims of human trafficking in the first half of 2013, compared to 18 victims in the first half of 2012.

(Prices of human trafficking victims sold.)

Source: “Human trafficking on the decline, say Dubai Police,” National, September 3, 2013.