Arrests in relation to human trafficking are made in Motherwell

Police in Motherwell have confirmed that three arrests have been made in the town as part of an ongoing investigation by the National Human Trafficking Unit.

Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 12:58 pm
Updated Friday, 16th April 2021, 4:19 pm
Hamilton Sheriff Court

It has now emerged that specialist officers executed search warrants at two addresses on Dalriada Crescent and Jerviston Court last Thursday, (April 8).

Police have confirmed that two men who are 50 years-of-age and 37 years-of age and a 25-year-old woman have been charged in connection with human trafficking offences in the area.

They appeared at Hamilton Sherriff Court on Friday April 9.

A report has been submitted to the fiscal.