People who have been trafficked for the purpose of sexual exploitation may:

– Be of any age, although the age may vary according to the location and the market;

– Move from one brothel to the next or work in various locations;

– Be escorted whenever they go to and return from work and other outside activities;

– Have tattoos or other marks indicating “ownership” by their exploiters;

– Work long hours or have few if any days off;

– Sleep where they work;

– Live or travel in a group, sometimes with other women who do not speak the same language;

– Have very few items of clothing;

– Have clothes that are mostly the kind typically worn for doing sex work;

– Only know how to say sex-related words in the local language or in the language of the client group;

– Have no cash of their own;

– Be unable to show an identity document.

– There is evidence that suspected victims have had unprotected and/or violent sex;

– There is evidence that suspected victims cannot refuse unprotected and/or violent sex;

– There is evidence that a person has been bought and sold;

– There is evidence that groups of women are under the control of others;

– Advertisements are placed for brothels or similar places offering the services of women of a particular ethnicity or nationality;

– It is reported that sex workers provide services to a clientele of a particular ethnicity or nationality;

– It is reported by clients that sex workers do not smile.

 

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