Human Trafficking: A Profitable Heinous Crime
Human smuggling and trafficking have been one of the fastest growing type of transactional crime due to the present world conditions which increased its demand. Thousands of mostly women and children are being transported, for the purpose of sexual and labor exploitation, from poor and developing countries to different parts of the world. The auctions of human trafficking victims is perhaps the most visible part of the global problem, but its much greater than that. These people are put into conditions wherein their basic human rights are seriously violated. The graphic below gives us a global perspective of this profitable heinous crime.