KLERKSDORP - The Home Affairs immigration department and the South African Police Service raiaded suspected drug dens in Klerksdorp, North West on Wednesday.
Police discovered drugs and suspected that humans had been trafficked from the premises.
They believed that a brothel was being operated from one of the houses.
A total of 32 girls and women, the youngest being 18 years old, were taken to the Hawks' offices to make official statements.
A neighbour said that she sometimes heard girls crying.
Police concede that some of the girls will return here.