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Arrests made in Human Trafficking investigation,
Man and woman facing six criminal charges,
Photographs released



Broadcast time: 17:30
Date: Friday, January 14, 2022
Unit: Sex Crimes
Phone: 416-808-7474
Case #: 2021-1354625


The Toronto Police Service Human Trafficking Enforcement Team has arrested a man and woman as part of an ongoing human trafficking investigation.

In July of 2021, members of the Toronto Police Service Human Trafficking Enforcement Team commenced an investigation into a Human Trafficking occurrence and identified two suspects.

On Monday, November 1, 2021, Julianna Fodor, 23, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1) Exercise Control over Person
2) Advertising Another Person’s Sexual Services
3) Material Benefit from Sexual Services Provided

She is next scheduled for court at Toronto North Courts on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, room 301.

On Tuesday, December 21, 2021, Soreeysa Abdi, 27, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1) Exercise Control over Person
2) Advertising Another Person’s Sexual Services
3) Material Benefit from Sexual Services Provided

He is next scheduled for court at Toronto North Courts on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, room 301.

The Toronto Police Service is appealing to the public to come forward with any new information pertaining to this man and woman.

Photographs of the accused have been released.

Police are concerned there may be more victims as well as witnesses.

Police would like to encourage all affected individuals to come forward and report Human Trafficking occurrences to police. We want to make sure that everyone has access to support services and an exit strategy, regardless of their decision to proceed criminally.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes or Google Play.


Human Trafficking means every person who recruits, transports, transfers, receives, holds, conceals or harbours a person, or exercises control, direction or influence over the movements of a person, for the purpose of exploiting them or facilitating their exploitation, for a sexual purpose or a forced labour purpose. Victims can be men, women or children; can be Canadian citizens; and can be moved across local, provincial or national borders. They can be coerced through violence or the threat of violence against family and friends. The Human Trafficking Enforcement Team of Sex Crimes is dedicated to investigating these crimes against vulnerable members of society. For more information, please visit the Sex Crimes website.


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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Dana Reitsma, Sex Crimes, Human Trafficking Enforcement Team




Arrests made in Human Trafficking investigation,
Man and woman facing six criminal charges,
Photographs released



Julianna Fodor, 23, charged in ongoing Human Trafficking investigation
Above: Julianna Fodor, 23, charged in ongoing Human Trafficking investigation




Arrests made in Human Trafficking investigation,
Man and woman facing six criminal charges,
Photographs released



Soreeysa Abdi, 27, charged in ongoing Human Trafficking investigation
Above: Soreeysa Abdi, 27, charged in ongoing Human Trafficking investigation