Human Trafficking in Peru

The International Organization for Migration reported 253 cases of human trafficking in Peru in 2010.

12o cases, or 47 percent of the total, took place in Lima, Peru’s capital. Of the 120 cases in the capital, 110 of the human trafficking victims were trafficked by family members.

Source: “Family Members Behind Most Human Trafficking in Peru – IOM,”  Andean Air Mail and Peruvian Times, December 7, 2011.

(All threats and statistics from crime in Peru.)