The property includes overseas assets and is forfeited to the State.Courts can also order the persons convicted to pay full restitution to the trafficked persons.
Trafficking in Persons includes engaging in, or assisting another person to engage in or organizing or directing other persons to engage in trafficking in persons.
The offence consists of three elements: Persons found guilty can also have their property forfeited.
The property includes but is not limited to money, valuables and other movable and immovable property which was used or intended to be used or was obtained in the course of the crime, or benefits gained from the proceeds of the crime.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Dozens of rebellious inmates set fire to the maximum security prison in Guyana’s capital Sunday, destroying most of the building while they exchanged gunfire with police and soldiers, authorities said. Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan said Sunday night that security forces had regained control of the prison, but firefighters were still dealing with the blaze.
President David Granger later reported that an officer died at Georgetown Hospital while being treated for a gunshot wound to the chest.