One in five UK police forces is failing to properly record cases of so-called honor violence against women, according to a support group.
It said there was a “postcode lottery” when it came to recording such crimes.
The report, from the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation (IKWRO), also highlighted a lack of proper risk assessment of victims.
The Association of Chief Police Officers (Acpo) said “significant progress” had been made by forces.
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Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense