Digital copy of the Witness Statement of Stuart Syvret to the States of Jersey Police detailing allegations of criminal offences by various individuals connected with the justice system and child protection services. Includes reference to Michael Birt. [Some details redacted]. For Sir Michael Birt's Witness Statement to the Inquiry dated 30 November 2015, see C/D/AW4/B2/21/WS000680.

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March 17th 2008 - March 17th 2008

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Begins with an overview of his political career, referring to time as Deputy and Senator and role as President of the Health and Social Services Committee and then Minister for Health and Social Services from 2005. Includes a description of his responsibilities and statutory obligations and duties as Minister for Health and Social Services, particularly in relation to child protection, describing a systematic failure in the delivery and administration of child protection in Jesey. Refers to having had concerns about child protection since 1999, mentioning a review conducted by Dr Cathy [Kathie] Bull. Alleges criminal conduct against Sir Phillip Ballache [Sir Philip Bailhache], Michael Birt and William Ballache [Bailhache] for perverting the course of justice; alleges criminal conduct against Jack Hydes, John Le Bretton [Le Breton], Frances Hammon [Francis Hamon] and Piers Baker for perverting the course of justice and breaching the Children's Law; and alleges criminal conduct on the part of Mike Pollard, Marnie Baudains, Phil Dennett, Linda Dodds, Mario Lundy and [another individual] for conspiracy to pervert the course of justice and/or misconduct in a public office. Also alleges criminal conduct against Anton Skinner and Danny Wheery for perverting the course of justice.


Bailhache, Sir Philip
Bailhache, William
Baker, Piers
Baudains, Marnie
Birt, Sir Michael
Dennett, Phil
Dodds, Linda
Jervis-Dykes, Andrew
Hamon, Francis
Holland, Roger
Hydes, Jack
Jennings, Graham
Jouault, Richard
Le Breton, John
Le Brocq, Robert
Le Feuvre, Iris
Le Main, Terry
Lundy, Mario
Maguire, Alan
Maguire, Jane
Norman, Len, Senator
Ogley, Bill
Pollard, Mike
Sharp, Howard
Skinner, Anton
Southern, Dylan
Syvret, Stuart, Senator
Vibert, Mike
Walker, Frank
Wherry, Danny
Blanche Pierre Family Group Home
Haut de la Garenne
Health and Social Services
Health and Social Services Committee
Heathfield Children's Home
Honorary Police
Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Sea Cadets
St Saviour's Hospital
States of Jersey Police
Victoria College


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