Digital copy of Witness 139's second witness statement to the States of Jersey Police providing an account of her experiences under the care of the States of Jersey, primarily at Haut de la Garenne. Signature witnessed by Detective Constable 635 Alex Le Chevalier. [Some details redacted].

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January 31st 2009 - January 31st 2009

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Gives details of an interview conducted by Detective Constable 635 Alex Le Chevalier and Raymond Alexander at Witness 139's home address on 31 January 2009. Refers to discussion about incidents spoken about by other individuals, including Witness 139's mother. Includes recollections of witnessing an incident whereby a girl was physically abused with a hairbrush by a female member in staff at Haut de la Garenne. Recalls incident occurring when the the girl was aged 8 and Witness 139 was aged 11. Places incident as having happened in Aviemore and includes a description of the layout of the property. Includes description of the hairbrush involved, noting how the brush snapped on impact with the girl. Recalls her reaction to the incident, noting physical retaliation against the member of staff. Comments on incident involving an individual being thrown into a cesspit on a camping trip, stating to have no recollection of camping trips. Gives details of an incident whereby an individual inserted a tampon into Witness 139 when she started her period aged 9, commenting on physical consequences of this. [For Witness 139's first witness statement to the States of Jersey Police dated 27 November 2007, see C/D/AW1/B1/2/1/9/WS000191]. [For a copy of Witness 139's second witness statement to the States of Jersey Police, see C/D/AW1/B1/2/1/9/WS000192].


Alexander, Raymond
Le Chevalier, Alexandra, Detective Constable
Children's Services
Haut de la Garenne
Operation Rectangle
States of Jersey Police


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