Guelph Human Trafficking Investigation Arrest
In June 2023, the Guelph Police Service Human Trafficking Unit began an investigation involving a 34-year-old Guelph male.
As a result of the investigation, on August 8, 2023, the 34-year-old male was arrested and charged with trafficking in person, procuring, forcible confinement and withholding documents. He was held for a bail hearing.
The Guelph Police Service is working with community agencies to ensure the victim has been provided adequate supports.
If you or anyone you know needs help, please contact Guelph police at 519-824-1212 or contact the “Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline” at 1-833-900-1010, or use the chat function on the webpage at www.
The Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline is a confidential, multilingual service, operating 24/7 to connect victims and survivors with social services, law enforcement, and emergency services, as well as receive tips from the public.
The hotline uses a victim-centered approach when connecting human trafficking victims and survivors with local emergency, transition, and/or long-term supports and services across the country, as well as connecting callers to law enforcement where appropriate.