Traffickers and Trafficking in Southern and Eastern Europe

  title={Traffickers and Trafficking in Southern and Eastern Europe},
  author={Rebecca Surtees},
  journal={European Journal of Criminology},
  pages={39 - 68}
  • R. Surtees
  • Published 1 January 2008
  • Sociology
  • European Journal of Criminology
This paper describes patterns of trafficking from and within South-Eastern Europe, with particular attention to traffickers and their activities. This helps to determine the most effective methods of tackling these grave crimes through the strategic use of the criminal justice system. To date, attention has primarily been paid to victims of trafficking — who they are and what makes them vulnerable — in an effort to develop counter-trafficking interventions. To complement these studies of… 

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