Bc Human Trafficking

Sentenced

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia man who lied to immigration officials in order to bring the family nanny to Canada from Hong Kong, luring her with empt...

No Back Pay For Enslaved Nanny

CBC | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver man convicted of human trafficking his Filipina nanny many not have to pay her claim for $34,000 in back pay for unpaid overtime and other...

Landmark B.C. Human Trafficking Ruling

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A B.C. Supreme Court jury found a Vancouver man guilty of human trafficking Wednesday night, which Franco Yiu Kwan Orr`s lawyer says is a ...

B.C.'s Plan To Fight Human Trafficking

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Victims of a "modern-day slavery" will be more easily identified by emergency-room nurses and doctors in one B.C. health region under a...

Teen Prostitution Suspect's New Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A 28-year-old Vancouver man accused of human trafficking and running an underage prostitution ring now faces more charges.Vancouver Police...

RCMP Follows Child Trafficking Trail to Texas

CBC | Posted 01.25.2012 | Canada

RCMP officers from British Columbia are heading to Texas next month to dig deeper into allegations of child trafficking. The ...

BC Human Trafficking Budget Slashed, Executive Director Cut

CP | Posted 10.03.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The B.C. office devoted to fighting human trafficking has been drastically reduced, prompting outcry from victims' advocates who fear more...