A criminal group, specialized in trafficking in human beings, was devastated on 17 May. Law enforcers conducted numerous searches and detained several people from Calarasi and Bucharest.
Law enforcers detained six people and conducted eight searches. They seized mobile phones, draft documents and sums of money.
The members of the criminal group that was set up in November 2015 are aged between 17 and 31. They specialized in pimping and trafficking of minors.
They had recruited, housed, transported and facilitated practicing of prostitution by several women, within the Calarasi County, obtaining patrimonial benefits.
The Romanian police report that eight people are being investigated for establishing an organized criminal group, pimping, false testimony and instigating false testimony. Additionally, six people were detained for 24 hours and they are to face the Calarasi Tribunal with the proposal for preventive arrest. The measure of judicial control was applied with respect to two persons.