Digital copy of the Case History of Witness 397. [Some details redacted]. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 397. For Witness 397's witness statements to the States of Jersey Police dated between 4 March 2008 and 13 August 2009, see C/D/AW1/B1/2/1/43.

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1964 - 1980

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Gives details about Witness 397, including year of birth, religion, baptism in Jersey and schooling mentioning attendance at Halkett Place [School], St Martin [St Martin's School], and St Helier Girls' [School]. Cites Witness 397's mother as being unfit to care through drink as reason for care. Includes details of Witness 397's placement history, mentioning admission to Haut de la Garenne for a day in October 1970 before being discharged to mother, a Care and Protection Order issued in respect of Witness 397 in December 1970, admission to Haut de la Garenne in January 1971, a holiday in December 1971, movements of mother between May and November 1973, discharge from Haut de la Garenne in August 1977, movement on parents in February 1978, Witness 397 moving to England in September 1978 and her discharged from the Care of the Education Committee in 1980. Includes a note from Child Care Officer D G Wherry confirming that Witness 397 was a resident in Jersey from August 1963 until September 1978.


Wherry, D G
Children's Services
Education Committee
Halkett Place School
Haut de la Garenne
Royal Court
St Helier Girls' School
St Martin's School


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