Sale: dismantling of criminal network specialized in trafficking in human beings

The criminal network was carrying illegal persons to Europe for 12,000 dirhams per person.

City police Salé has dismantled a criminal network Saturday night based on accurate information provided by the intelligence agency DGST. The criminal network engaged in people smuggling.

Thanks to research four suspects could be arrested, two individuals who organized tours, a driver and a sailor, reported a statement by the Directorate General of national security (DGSN).

During the investigation were also 21 migrants were discovered hidden in an apartment in the District of Sidi Moussa in sale. Among them were four women and two children, said the same source.

The investigation showed that members of this criminal network, migrants from different Moroccan cities had grouped in the apartment. They were awaiting transport to the boat off the coast of Salé was ready. The migrants had to pay for the illegal crossing 12,000 each dirham to Europe.

The suspects were placed in police custody at the disposal of the investigation to the ins and outs of this case.

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