Police targeting Lancashire's "pop-up brothels" in week long purge
Five Preston properties have been targeted during a week long crackdown on “pop-up brothels” by Lancashire Constabulary.
The homes were visited earlier this week as part of ‘Operation Aident’, a nation wide campaign to stop such exploitation and end the hidden suffering of those forced to sell sexual services.
It is known properties in Deepdale, Ribbleton, Moor Park and Avenham areas were visited.
Operation Aident is a joint campaign between police, the National Crime Agency and law enforcement agencies. It is seeking to increase understanding of the scale of the threat modern slavery and... read more
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