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Digital copy of Pages 1 and 2 of Short Descriptive Notes of an interview with a former member of staff at Les Chênes and Greenfields conducted by Howard Harries in the presence of Valerie Davidson at Rouge Bouillon Police Station. [Some details redacted].

For Witness 631's witness statement to the States of Jersey Police dated 17 November 2008, see ZC/D/AW1/B1/5/13/WS000451.

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Reference ZC/D/AW1/A3/9/15/WD003985
Date January 13th 2009
Scope and Content Refers to the staff member reiterating that allegations made by [a former resident at Les Chênes] were not true. Refers to comments made by [a second resident] who stated that he was kept solitary confinement in the secure unit for two months and related an incident where three members of staff stripped him naked and left him. Includes comments by the interviewee detailing his recollection of this incident and comments on other claims made by this resident. Notes that the interviewee spoke about [a third resident]. Includes recollections of [a fourth resident], commenting on allegations of assault made by this resident against staff members. Includes details of a discussion about Witness 631, referring to allegations of physical abuse made by her against [Les Chênes staff]. Includes comments by the interviewee about Witness 631, providing examples of incidents of her losing control of her temper. Notes confirmation by the interviewee that he recalled an incident where he and another member of staff restrained Witness 631, stating that this procedure was carried out as per Therapeutic Crisis Intervention guidelines for the protect herself and others. Also includes the interviewee's comments about Witness 631's corroboration of the account given by [the second resident], commenting on her use of the term pits in reference to the Grand Prix system introduced at Greenfields.
Names Davidson, Valerie
Harries, Howard
Children's Service
Greenfields Centre
Les Chênes Residential School
States of Jersey Police
Dimensions 1 pdf file
Language English
Level of description File
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