(TORONTO, ON) – Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Vice, Narcotics and Street Level Organized Crime Unit have arrested and charged a man in relation to a human trafficking investigation in the GTA and Peel Region.
In November of 2019, an investigation began regarding an adult female victim who had been exploited in the sex trade over a three year period.
On November 30, 2019, 38-year-old Damian Campbell from Mississauga was arrested charged with the following criminal offences:
- Trafficking in Persons.
- Receiving Benefit Result from Trafficking in Persons.
- Exercise Control.
- Material Benefit from Sexual Services.
- Advertising Sexual Services.
- Chokes, Suffocates or Strangles.
- Utter Threat to Cause Death or Bodily Harm
Damian Campbell was held for a bail hearing and attended the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on November 30, 2019.
Investigators believe there may be more victims and/or witnesses, and are asking them to come forward.
Damian Campbell is described by police as:
- Six-foot six-inches tall,
- 276 lbs,
- Black hair short,
- Brown eyes.
Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to call investigators at the Vice, Narcotics and Street Level Organized Crime Unit at (905) 453–2121, ext. 3555. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca
Source: Peel Regional Police