Study highlights ‘hidden' plight of sexually exploited boys

Joe Lepper
Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Increasing numbers of boys are being trafficked and sexually exploited in the UK but many are "hidden" to services designed to help them, a study has found.

Around one in 20 trafficked boys in 2014 were found to be victims of child sexual exploitation. Picture: The Children's Society
Around one in 20 trafficked boys in 2014 were found to be victims of child sexual exploitation. Picture: The Children's Society

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