Serious and Organised Crime
Serious and organised crime has been identified as one of the priorities for the Ashford Community Safety Partnership. This priority also includes Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking.
Types of organised crime
Serious and organised crime poses a risk to our national security costing the UK more than £24 billion a year and threatens individuals and communities.
Organised crime takes many forms and includes:
- Drug trafficking
- Human trafficking
- Illegal immigration
- Fraud and financial crime
- Counterfeiting and illegal supply
- Organised acquisitive crime