Human Trafficking Victims Discovered in Serbia

In the first 7 months of 2013, police in Serbia discovered 30 human trafficking victims, according to the Ministry of Internal Affairs. 27 of the victims were women, and 22 were minors.

During the first 7 months of 2013, police have filled 18 criminal charges related to human trafficking in the country.

In 2011, law enforcement officials in Serbia prosecuted 36 cases of human trafficking.

Source:  Nebojsa Kocic, “Serbia: In 2013, 30 victims of human trafficking,” InSerbia, August 26, 2013.