Assistant Attorney General Texas Attorney General's Office
Gangs want to earn easy money, and for them pimping meets that goal. Many gang members are young, and they use social media to brag about their activities and recruit young victims. This presentation will explore the methods gang members use to recruit victims, how the gang structure supports large-scale human trafficking organizations, investigative techniques for gang trafficking cases, the role of social media in human trafficking, and ways to overcome challenges in human trafficking investigations and prosecutions. This workshop will only be recorded and available On-Demand from August 9, 2021 until December 17, 2021.
Recognize methods gangs use to recruit trafficking victims.
Identify investigative techniques for gang trafficking cases.
Prepare for unique challenges that gang-related human trafficking cases can bring.