Articles tagged with 'Human Trafficking' | Hamilton Police Service

Hamilton Police Service - Archive (Human Trafficking)

2023
07
July
2023
| 05:33 America/New_York
A Hamilton Police investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Hamilton man, for a number of Human Trafficking related offences.The Hamilton Police Service has arrested and charged, 59-year-old, Gary Leblanc, currently of Hamilton, after an investig...
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05
April
2023
| 18:33 America/New_York
Human trafficking involves the recruitment, transportation, harbouring and/ or exercising control, direction or influence over the movements of a person in order to exploit that person, typically through sexual exploitation or forced labour. Over the...
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24
January
2023
| 15:07 America/New_York
In September 2022, a female had disclosed to the Hamilton Police that she was trafficked in the sex trade between July to August 2022. Through investigation, the suspects were identified as Iftikhar Khan and Kendra Baverstock. All of the money earned...
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2022
30
September
2022
| 13:31 America/New_York
Hamilton Police have arrested and charged a 23-year-old Hamilton female with Human Trafficking related offences after investigating reports that the female was involved in trafficking another female into the sex trade.ChargedChargesDejanay General, 2...
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2021
28
May
2021
| 05:01 America/New_York
Saturday, May 29, 2021 marks the second anniversary of the launch for the Canadian Centre to End Human Trafficking hotline and the kick-off for Project Daffodil.Project Daffodil is a collaborative initiative with the Human Trafficking Unit and the ho...
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2020
01
December
2020
| 05:15 America/New_York
A 32-year-old Montreal man is facing charges related to Human Trafficking after investigators followed up on safety concerns for a female at a local motel.On Sunday, September 13, 2020, Hamilton Police officers were alerted to a female in distress at...
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15
September
2020
| 08:47 America/New_York
A 31-year-old Hamilton man facing criminal charges related to human trafficking was arrested and found to be in possession of drugs and cash. Police believe there may be other victims related to the human trafficking investigation who have yet to com...
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02
March
2020
| 11:51 America/New_York
Hamilton Police have arrested two brothers from Quebec for human trafficking after an investigation into two females being held in the Hamilton area. On Saturday, February 29, 2020, shortly before 4:00 p.m., Hamilton Police received information fr...
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31
January
2020
| 05:01 America/New_York
In December 2019, Hamilton Police received information about a 19-year-old male Human Trafficker who persuaded a young woman into the sex trade with drugs.  Police identified the male and issued a warrant for his arrest. Police located the male on...
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2019
09
October
2019
| 17:15 America/New_York
Canada-wide wanted party Solomon Houlder has been arrested after an extensive investigation. On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, with assistance from York Regional and Toronto Police Service, Solomon Houlder was arrested at a residence in York Region. He...
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03
June
2019
| 13:04 America/New_York
Investigators with the Hamilton Police Human Trafficking Unit and partner agencies recently completed Project Orchid, a project aimed at protecting the safety and security of potentially vulnerable women. Project Orchid, which included Canada Bord...
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2018
20
December
2018
| 15:28 America/New_York
Hamilton Police Human Trafficking Unit is looking for a 23-year-old male fugitive who frequently attends the Hamilton area. Alijah Weir-Mohammed is considered to be dangerous. If he is observed, police ask that members of the public call 9-1-1. Po...
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