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More than 20 investigations have been launched over allegations of honour-based violence and forced marriage in the Cambridge area in one year, it has been revealed.

The Cambridgeshire Constabulary was the second force in the country to launch a hotline for victims of the crime in 2007 and has since dealt with some harrowing incidents.

In one case, a young girl was removed against her will from one country to another and forced into marriage. She was rescued from the situation and made safe.


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