In Kids Caught in the Crackdown, FRONTLINE and The Associated Press expose the traumatic stories of migrant children detained under Trump’s immigration policies. This photograph shows children held at the Homestead Shelter in Homestead, Florida.

Kids Caught in the Crackdown

November 12, 2019 / 26m

Season 2019: Episode 6


As the detention of migrant children has climbed to record-breaking levels under President Trump, FRONTLINE and The Associated Press investigate what’s going on inside federally-funded shelters — and the lasting impact on children held in U.S. custody. Also in this two-part hour, a report on the sexual exploitation of women and girls in Iraq.

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