Digital copy of a Report on Witness 620 and his family in view of the Revocation of a Fit Person Order in respect of Witness 620. [Some details redacted]. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 620. For Witness 620's statements to States of Jersey Police see C/D/AW1/B1/5/2.

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January 9th 1987 - January 9th 1987

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Contains details relating to Witness 620's mother and father, and Witness 620's family's background. Refers to Witness 620's anti-social behaviour in September 1978 at both home and school, leading to Witness 620's admission to La Pouquelaye School. Notes Witness 620's admission to the CPU [Child Psychiatric Unit], and education at Les Quennevais School. Comments on the Educational Psychologist and Consultant Psychiatrist's recommendation that a Fit Person Order be taken out on Witness 620, and Witness 620's subsequent admission to Les Chênes Residential School for four years. Details Witness 620's discharge from Les Chênes, noting a deterioration in Witness 620's behaviour and relationship with others. Refers to Witness 620's inability to maintain employment, and his placement at the JAYF [Jersey Association for Youth and Friendship's] Basil Lodge Hostel following lyring, stealing and drinking. Notes the breakdown of Witness 620's placement at Basil Lodge Hostel due to his behaviour and inability to maintain employment. Notes Witness 620's transfer to a school for boys with behavioural problems, and his return to Jersey in June 1986 following examinations in building skills. Comments on the breakdown of Witness 620's subsequent placements at Dunluce Group at Haut de la Garenne and Basil Lodge Hostel due to Witness 620's behaviour. Details offer made by the [Children's] Department and rejected by Witness 620 regarding the provision of meals and accommodation. Notes payments by the Children's Office to Witness 620 and his mother during Witness 620's period of unemployment. Notes Witness 620's offer of permenant employment. Refers to Witness 620 committing motoring and drinking offences, and his sentence to 3 months at the Young Offenders Centre, and period of 1 year's Probation. Refers to Witness 620's 18th birthday, and a request than an application be made to the Royal Court for the revocation of Witness 620's Fit Person Order. Contains initials of [Child Care Officer] JA [Jean Andrews], and [Children's Officer] TWS [Terry Strettle].


Basil Lodge Hostel
Children's Office
Children's Department
Child Psychiatric Unit
Children's Services
Haut de la Garenne
Jersey Association for Youth and Friendship
La Pouquelaye School
Les Chênes Residential School
Les Quennevais School
Probation Service
Young Offenders Centre
Royal Court
Andrews, Jean
Strettle, T W


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