Human trafficking and smuggling

Human trafficking and smuggling

Learn about the fight against human trafficking and smuggling, and the help and protection available for victims.


What is human trafficking?

Understand what human trafficking is, how it affects victims, and how it differs from human smuggling.

What is human smuggling?

Understand the criminal business of human smuggling and how it is different from human trafficking.

Combatting human trafficking

Understand Find an RCMP's role in enforcing laws against human trafficking.

Help and protection for trafficking victims

Find information on where to get help and protection should you, or someone you know, be a victim of human trafficking.

What we are doing


Human Trafficking

Many Canadians misunderstand human trafficking. It doesn’t have to involve crossing borders; it’s happening in communities across Canada.

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