Operation Sanctuary: Full report

Detectives have identified thirty women they want to trace as part of Operation Sanctuary, the investigation into the sexual abuse of teenage girls and young women on Tyneside.

25 men and two women have been arrested this week after a series of raids across Newcastle, Gateshead and South Tyneside.

Frances Read reports.

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Detectives have identified 80 people to speak to as part of Operation Sanctuary

Detectives say they've identified 80 women and girls they need to speak to as part of operation sanctuary