Farmers, factories and funds: organised crime and illicit drugs cultivation within the British Vietnamese community

@article{Silverstone2010FarmersFA,
  title={Farmers, factories and funds: organised crime and illicit drugs cultivation within the British Vietnamese community},
  author={Daniel Silverstone and Stephen P. Savage},
  journal={Global Crime},
  year={2010},
  volume={11},
  pages={16 - 33}
}
This article explores the growth of organised crime within the Vietnamese community with particular reference to the cultivation of cannabis, money laundering and the smuggling or trafficking of children. The article begins by exploring the history and diversity of the ‘Vietnamese community’ in the United Kingdom and the role of Vietnamese culture in shaping their criminal enterprises. It then draws on research involving two sets of qualitative data: one set is based on 45 interviews with law… Expand
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