Raid kills bugs dead! who gets fruit flies? anyone who has fruit, wine, vinegar, vegetables, jams, jellies or even wet mops & dish rags! fruit flies are one of the most common, smallest flies in the home & are generally introduced on fruits & vegetables. The raid fruit fly trap is safe to use around the kitchen. There are no poisons or pesticides needed to accomplish this, just our unique innovative trap. The patented lure attracts fruit flies with a combination of food grade scents. Once in the trap, they cannot get out.