Det Sgt Tony Atkins said the case showed "even without the support of a victim complaint we can gather evidence and secure prosecutions against these organised crime groups who houston asian escort are preying on vulnerable women".
Ionut Stan, 32, Cristian Stan, 31, and Cristian Vasile, 34, were sentenced at Preston Crown Court.
Sentences in full, cristian Vasile, 34, of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to facilitating the travel of another person with a view to them being sexually exploited, keeping a brothel used for prostitution, and causing prostitution for gain and was sentenced to five years.
Two punters, one semi-dressed, were found at the house in Sandon Street and were warned and educated about the links between prostitution, human trafficking and modern-day slavery.My arms are heavy and my legs are numb, my head aches and it gets worse when I think about all the women around him.".By, aban Quaynor, chief Reporter, police say they will continue to monitor the addresses (Picture posed by models).Rusescu's sentence included a month for possession of a prohibited weapon - a Taser - which he also pleaded guilty.One of the punters, who said he was from Burnley, revealed that he had discovered the brothel on a website.Three of them have been served with notices to leave the UK within 30 days by immigration officers for breaching their treaty rights by either failing to look for or find employment within three months, register for benefits or enrol on an educational course.Andrei Carabet, 28, of Mosley Street, Blackburn - two years and one month.Maria Badalescu, 33, of Harcourt Street, Luton - two and a half years.Four Romanian women in their early to mid-20s were found at the properties in Sandon Street and Higher Witton Road and told police they were working as prostitutes of their own volition.Police said a "harrowing diary" found at one of the properties revealed the "emotional torture" of one of the victims who had come to the UK believing she was in a relationship with her captor.
Sgt Melissa King, of the Hate Crime and Cohesion unit, said: The sex trade in East Lancashire is related to organised crime.
Their details will be kept by police for intelligence purposes.
"The victims had been conditioned to believe this was normal and this was acceptable for them to be abused on a daily basis.
Get involved with the news in your community.He said the gang had moved women around Lancashire, using them in brothels in Preston and Blackburn and hotels in West Yorkshire.They were jailed for between 14 and 44 months at Preston Crown Court.A seventh member of the gang Mihai Nicolescu, 33, of Freehold Street, Northampton, pleaded guilty to encouraging exploitation and was jailed for nine months on Wednesday at the same court.The Stan brothers trafficked the women from Romania, bringing them to the house in Accrington Road."When they were no longer wanted they were moved to a different location where they were put to work in the sex trade again.".They admitted trafficking the women and using them in brothels around Lancashire.Image copyright Lancashire Police Image caption Cristian Vasile, Cristian Stan and Ionut Stan admitted human trafficking and sexual exploitation offences.
One of the girls said she came to England in June to work as a beautician, but had started working in the club scene in Manchester, which eventually led to erotic dancing and then prostitution.
Florin Rusescu, 44, of Hightown Road, Luton - two years and seven months.
In it she wrote: "I thought that the sun will eventually shine in my life but I was wrong and the mist doesn't seem to want to go away.