The Trap: the deadly sex-trafficking cycle in American prisons


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Published: 1 year ago
The Trap investigates how prisons and jails across the United States have become recruiting grounds for human traffickers, who are targeting incarcerated women and trafficking them out of correctional facilities and into pimp-controlled prostitution
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Man I wish women like her acknowledged she deserves a reward

3 hours ago

making this video probably just started more pimps

4 hours ago

The pimps be. Scrouten out in front of the jail, like auh Chinese bus, ready to go to New York

9 hours ago

😦 that woman in the pink who just slumped over the way she did 😧.... wow...

10 hours ago

I don't feel sorry for ANY of these women 1. They are strong and independent 2. It's their body and their choice 3. I trust women

13 hours ago

What is sex trafficking? I thought trafficking is unwillingly. Otherwise isn't it prostitution and pimping?

1 day ago

In Very Simple Words . . . an Other View of Americas Ugly Face
well, Thanks to the Guadian Documentary Team to Click the Sensitive and Alarming Topic.

1 day ago

I want to kill all of these people.

1 day ago

With humans the thought is I have my own life issues or there is nothing i can do about it.
When even those in position to do something don't, how about the regular people? Praying.

2 days ago

All the pimps are black. I thought they hated slavery. Stupid fucks.

3 days ago

Can you really help...? Can you really try, is the question.

3 days ago

LETS TALK ABOUT ROBERT KRAFT (PATRIOTS OWNER) AND HOW HE WAS CAUGHT AT A MESSAGE PARLOR THEY FOUND OUT IT WAS SEX TRAFFICKING.THESE GIRLS WERE BEING SOLD TO HAVE SEX OUT OF THE SHOP. FUNNY HOW THESE BIG RICH PEOPLE ARE INVOLVED! THE LADY THAT OWNED IT WAS GIVING MONEY TO TRUMPS CAMPAIGNING .....FUNNY THEY SHUT THAT STORY UP. HUMMMM THE BIGG UP UP PEOPLE ARE ALL INVOLVED

3 days ago

Wow, so proud of the first girl, when i seen the mug shots, compared to how she is now, hats off and keep going!!! x

3 days ago

3:50 my heart stopped when it said Massachusetts because I live in Massachusetts and near that town

4 days ago

hey mom dad can you take me and my friends to disney world and leave us there all alone thanks
no parent ever:
their parents: OK :D
Me: Bruh

4 days ago

For crying out loud, how much sex do men buy? Try being a decent human being, maybe a woman will love you... pathetic.

5 days ago

Why do we need to put people's sensitive information online to just anyone?? Ridiculous! This should be stopped immediately if it's being abused.

5 days ago

"i never forced 'em, I jus finessed 'em" hahahaha pimp101

5 days ago

I met a guy like that...

The boyfriend type and the finesser

A guy picked me up from bx community college once
I was using the computer over there
Late night
Asked me if i was tryin to make this money

I didnt understand how he knew id b receptive to that

He drove me around
Got me something to eat

Did his pitch and what i had to do
Outfits to wear

Im listening knowing i'll never follow this guy up

Pimps feel like a trap
Or an annoying parent
I cant take overbearing behavior
Or micromanagement

U just over me all day long giving me instruction
I cant

2 days ago

That's why education is so important beauty fades dum is forever

5 days ago

They read all their mail coming and going the prison know whats going on and theses women can't be this stupid

5 days ago

Not one thin attractive girl. Cons love fat uglys. Paleese.

6 days ago

I think it very discussing to that this criminals activity should be know world wide to stop this inhuman act police and civilian should work together to prevent this from happening cut out the drugs prostitution will stop

6 days ago

I think it's important to note that many prison's require an inmate to have something called a "Home Plan" before they can be released. A home plan is simply a real/legitimate address. Some jails will require the owner of the home to confirm the inmate is able to stay there (usually a quick 1 minute phone call).

The two main reasons it's required are:
1) Necessary for probation/parole department (which most prisoners have to deal with once they are released)
2) Serves as some type of guarantee that the inmate is not going to be released straight out to the streets (aka homeless) where they will undoubtedly commit more crimes.


Without a valid address, many inmates are held longer than their "minimum date", which as you can probably understand, is a tough pill to swallow. For example, a common sentence in this county for sex-related misdemeanors is "11.5 months to 23 months". The pimps/traffickers are providing an address, allowing the women to get out in 11.5 months. I think it's nice that these people are trying to help the situation, but I GUARANTEE that NO ONE would sit in jail for an extra year (called "Maxing out your time"), rather than use the address of a POS Pimp. Their efforts would be better served by getting in touch with local shelters or halfway houses, and acting as a liaison for the inmates, making sure they have safe places to go when they are eligible to be released from jail.

6 days ago

IF ANY FEMALE NEED TO BE PIMPED... HIT MY LINE

1 week ago

Horrible this is here n must be stop .

1 week ago

13:36 "This is from another "date", but he helps me with money, so that's why I keep talking to him." How on Earth you change that person's attitude? 16:13 "I'm just a female with a lot of beaches (misspelled on purpose), you know". No, I don't know and don't want to know. Stay in prison, beach.

1 week ago

Wait wtf what the hell kind of trafficker says “I need you to go out n find me some drugs” muthafucker that’s your job

1 week ago

Anyone else notice that the name of the street is called benefits!

1 week ago

America... boy, I don't know... (The West Wing)

1 week ago

Some of the hottest men come from Massachusetts

1 week ago