Press Release Archive
You can view all our archived press releases in this section.
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Border Force lead operation at Doncaster Sheffield Airport on Anti-Slavery Day
19th October 2017
The GLAA has supported Border Force officers at Doncaster Sheffield Airport in a joint operation as part of ongoing work to tackle modern slavery....
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Suspected trafficker arrested at Lancashire car wash
19th October 2017
A man suspected of trafficking workers into the UK to work at a hand car wash in Lancashire was arrested by Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority investigators this morning....
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Five in court after joint op' in Derby
18th October 2017
Five suspects will appear today to answer trafficking charges while a sixth person has been charged...
Construction industry’s pledge to tackle labour exploitation
11th October 2017
One of the UK’s biggest labour sectors has put its name to a joint agreement aimed at eradicating slavery and labour exploitation....
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Construction sites targeted by GLAA officers
4th October 2017
Specialist officers in modern slavery and labour exploitation are visiting construction sites across parts of London today (Wed 4 October)....
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Crimestoppers partners with the GLAA to tackle slavery in the UK
27th September 2017
Independent charity Crimestoppers is today partnering with the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) to help the UK public ‘Spot The Signs’ of slavery in a bid to tackle this growing issue....
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Five charged after joint op' in Derby
18th September 2017
Magistrates remand suspects in custody...