FRONTLINE

How “Operation Matador” Swept Up Immigrant Teens

Clip: Season 2018 Episode 2 | 4m 50s

In an excerpt from the FRONTLINE documentary "The Gang Crackdown," watch how the anti-MS-13 "Operation Matador" swept up immigrant teens -- and meet two teens who were accused of gang affiliation. "The Gang Crackdown" premieres Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 10/9c on PBS and online at pbs.org/frontline.

Aired: 01/16/18

Rating: NR

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