Digital copy of a Memorandum from Haut de la Garenne Superintendent J [Jim] Thomson to Children's Officer C A Smith, for the attention of SCCOs [Senior Child Care Officers] Mrs B [Brenda] Chappell and Mr A [Anton] J Skinner. [Some details redacted].

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October 10th 1979 - October 10th 1979

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Haut de la Garenne Disciplinary Code. Outline of Disciplinary Code at Haut de la Garenne in relation to Corporal Punishment and Detention. Refers to Other Sanctions used by staff depending on the nature of the offence and the age of the offender, mentioning loss of priviliges, extra chores, fines from pocket money, and confinement to the Haut de la Garenne grounds or to the child's Group. Refers to the attitudes of previous Superintendents, naming [Colin] Tilbrook, to disciplining children between the ages of 5 and 11 with corporal punishment. Notes sanctions imposed on infants, mentioning their 'dummies'.


Children's Office
Children's Services
Haut de la Garenne
Juvenile Court
HM Prison, La Moye
Royal Court
Chappell, Brenda
Skinner, Anton
Smith, C A
Thomson, Jim
Tilbrook, Colin


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