Oh wow, I didn't realise the whole thing is based on true events? (Although I've not read past the end of the quote as if it's based on true events, you might have posted what happens...
Funny enough I only started watching the series following your earlier post with reference too The Wire...and then realising when watching that names sounds familiar . Sorry for any spoilers but the first episode does shows the ring leader Wayne Jenkins being arrested but a lot is completely fictional especially the Civil Rights Division stuff.
About too watch episode 2...can't beat HBO miniseries production