Human Trafficking by Street gangs in Washington DC

in Transnational Crime

A street gang called the Cold-Blooded Cartel was operating in the greater Washington, DC region of the United States. According to court documents filed in federal court, the gang was trafficking  girls as  young as 16 to men in the DC area.

Police reports state that the girls were charging customers $200 for an hour of sex. The girls themselves would earn around $500 per day.

(More illegal jobs and income.)

The Cold-Blooded Cartel was a gang that was founded in the US state of Georgia. The gang found that the Virginia suburb of Herndon was very profitable for the sex trade.

(Additional human trafficking statistics here.)

Source:  Jake Hess, “Gangs in US capital pushing prostitution,” Al Jazeera, December 2, 2013.

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