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Digital copies of a Memorandum from Haut de la Garenne Superintendent J [Jim] Thomson to Children's Officer C A Smith, for the attention of CCOs [Child Care Officers] Miss Pauline Horn, D [David] Castledine, and H [Hal] Coomer. Also contains a Report from a member of Haut de la Garenne staff regarding events dated 19 to 20 September 1979. [Some details redacted]. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 200.

For Witness 200's witness statement to the States of Jersey Police, see ZC/D/AW1/B1/2/2/23/WS000469.

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Reference ZC/D/AW1/A3/6/2/30/WD004172
Date 19 September 1979 - 27 September 1979
Scope and Content Memoranda: attaches copy of a member of Haut de la Garenne staff's report of an incident in which an intruder broke into Haut de la Garenne on 20 September 1979, and refers to the relevant Police report. Refers to Witness 200 being questioned by CID [Criminal Investigation Department] about the intruder, mentioning another resident who was being sought in order to be taken to her mother. Describes precautions taken by Haut de la Garenne staff to prevent intruders entering the premises, naming DC [Detective Constable] Knowlton. Report: details events surrounding the discovery of an intruder at Haut de la Garenne over the night of 19 to 20 September 1979. Describes smelling smoke and beginning a survey of the bedrooms, mentioning a bedroom shared by Witness 200. Refers to the intruder hiding under Witness 200's bed, and Witness 200 and another female resident alerting the member of staff to the intruder's presence. Refers to Witness 200 and the other female resident watching the member of staff whilst they searched the building. Recalls sending Witness 200 and the other female resident back to bed once it was ascertained that the intruder had left the building, and Witness 200's interview with two CID [Criminal Investigation Department] officers and WPC [Woman Police Constable] Screen.
Names Aviemore
Children's Services
Claymore
Dunluce
Haut de la Garenne
Criminal Investigation Department
States of Jersey Police
Castledine, David
Coomer, Hal
Horn, Pauline
Knowlton, Detective Constable
Smith, C A
Screen, Helen, Woman Police Constable
Thomson, Jim
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Language English
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Digital copies of a Memorandum from Haut de la Garenne Superintendent J [Jim] Thomson to Children's Officer C A Smith, for the attention of CCOs [Child Care Officers] Miss Pauline Horn, D [David] Castledine, and H [Hal] Coomer. Also contains a Report from a member of Haut de la Garenne staff regarding events dated 19 to 20 September 1979. [Some details redacted]. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 200.

For Witness 200's witness statement to the States of Jersey Police, see ZC/D/AW1/B1/2/2/23/WS000469.

ZC/D/AW1/A3/6/2/30/WD004172

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