Digital copy of an Officer's Report by Detective Constable Duncan King, Historic Abuse Team to the Senior Investigating Officer, Operation Rectangle concerning findings of a check in respect of a former male staff member at Haut de la Garenne. [Some details redacted].

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August 7th 2008 - August 7th 2008

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Refers to charge of indecent assault on a 13 year old boy against the former male member of staff brought before the Jersey court on 25 February 1961, noting that the man was bound over for three years on condition that he leave the Island. Also details results of a Police National Computer check on the individual, noting one offence in 1985 of gross indecency dealt with at Plymouth Court. Refers to microfich requests made in respect of the two incidents detailed above, noting record found of the Plymouth offence but no details regarding the Jersey offence. Details subsequent contact with Jersey Archive noting a copy of a report dated 31 January 1961 by Police Magistrate Ralph Edward Bishop Voisin regarding the indecent assault by the former male member of staff, noting age of the victim. Details subsequent Police check into the victim, noting motoring offences and being drunk and incapable.


King, Duncan, Detective Constable
Voisin, Ralph Edward Bishop
Historic Abuse Team
Jersey Archive
Operation Rectangle
Royal Court
States of Jersey Police


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