Freedom of information request response - 05776

FOI request

FOI ID number
Trafficking of children and their subsequent care

We would like to know, for each local authority in the UK:

  1. How many potentially trafficked children you have identified in the last 12 months?
  2. How many of these children have been non-UK Nationals?
  3. Of the children identified what type of care placements have been sought? (foster care, secure, supported accommodation, children's home, living independently)
  4. How many children in this cohort have subsequently a) remained in their original placement b) moved to a different placement c) gone missing short-term (72 hours or less) or d) gone missing long-term (over 72 hours)?

Our response


Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for children's services. See Freedom of Information at Cumbria County Council to redirect your query using their website.

Response date
03 December 2018