Police Raid on ‘Pop Up’ Brothels in Sheffield

Last week, modern slavery made the headlines in Sheffield and City Hearts were invited by South Yorkshire Police to provide victim support for women rescued from suspected ‘pop-up brothels’ in Sheffield’s city centre.

“Sexual exploitation through trafficking is one of the most prevalent forms of modern slavery here in South Yorkshire” says Det Sgt Nikki Leach, from the force’s anti-slavery unit.

“Every survivor that has been rescued and that we can support, is another life changed. And to play any part of their journey to recovery is a privilege.” – City Hearts Team.

To read the article in the Star, click here.