Digital copy of an Officer's Report from Detective Inspector Peter Hewlett to the Senior Investigating Officer, Operation Rectangle concerning a care home investigation into allegations of abuse made by residents at Haut de la Garenne. [Some details redacted]. For André Bonjour's Witness Statement to the Inquiry dated 5 October 2015, see C/D/AW4/B2/1/WS000642.

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April 4th 2006 - April 4th 2006

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Refers to issues raised by a historic investigation conducted by Detective Constable Brian Carter of the Family Protection Team into the conduct of Thomas Hamon whilst employed at St John Ambulance, referring to a link between St John Ambulance and Haut de la Garenne. Refers to longstanding rumours regarding the sexual, emotional and physical abuse of residents at Haut de la Garenne and a number of individual investigations related to the Home. Includes comments about Detective Constable Carter's rapport with victims in the investigation and subsequent request for a full police investigation. Provides details of research conducted into Haut de la Garenne and comments on the remit and parameters of such an investigation.


Bonjour, André Paolo
Carter, Brian
Hamon, Thomas
Hewlett, Peter
Association of Chief Police Officers
Children's Service
Haut de la Garenne
Health and Social Services
La Préférence Children's Home
Operation Rectangle
Overdale Hospital
Pearson, John
St John Ambulance
States of Jersey Police


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