People trafficking

  • R v K: A famous music promoter was accused of sponsoring allegedly well-known musicians to enter the UK. It was discovered they were unable to play any musical instruments. 
  • R v A: Illegal European immigrants were given fake documentation to suggest they had come from countries recently joining the European Union.
  • R v R: A crime group organised the illegal immigration to Canada of people from India, in a scheme that involved the group recruiting customs officials.