3 methods of being trafficked
Even if victims initially offer consent, it is rendered meaningless by the ACTIONS of the TRAFFICKERS to EXPLOIT them for labor, services, or COMMERCIAL SEX.
FORCE, FRAUD, COERCION
⚡️Do NOT need to be present in the case of #SexTrafficking MINORS.
physical restraint, physical harm, sexual assault, and beatings.
MONITORING and CONFINEMENT
used to control victims, especially at first in order to to break down victim’s resistance. #meansoftrafficking
false promises regarding jobs, career, wages, education, working conditions, love, marriage, or just a better life.
threats of serious harm to or physical restraint against any person
SHAME and FEAR-INDUCING THREATS to SHARE embarrassing/sensitive/illegal info or PICTURES with others or report to authorities. #meansoftrafficking