Digital copy of an Officer's Report by CI [Civilian Investigator] John McMahon of Operation Rectangle to the SIO [Senior Investigating Officer] of Operation Rectangle on the subject of Morag and Tony Jordan. [Some details redacted]. For Michael Graham Gradwell's Witness Statements, see C/D/AW4/B2/22.

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July 21st 2009 - July 28th 2009

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Provides background information relevant to Haut de la Garenne. Discusses staff and corporal punishment at Haut de la Garenne. Provides details relating to Morag Jordan's childhood, and early career prior to employment at Haut de la Garenne, noting relationship with Anthony Watton. Provides details of employment and life of Morag Jordan after she left Haut de la Garenne. Refers to sexual abuse of children by Anthony Watton. Provides details relating to Anthony Jordan's childhood, and early career and life prior to employment at Haut de la Garenne. Provides details of employment of Anthony Watton at Haut de la Garenne and La Préférence Children's Home. Notes physical abuse of children by Anthony Jordan during later employment. Notes allegations of emotional and physical abuse made by Haut de la Garenne residents regarding Morag and Tony Jordan. Notes allegation of sexual abuse made by Haut de la Garenne residents regarding Tony Jordan. Queries whether common assault allegations could be prosecuted 25 years after the event.


The British Army
Colonsay House
Children's Services
Children's Sub-Committee
Cotton Road Nursery School
Education Committee
Haut de la Garenne
Invergowrie Parish Church
La Préférence Children's Home
Nursery Nurse Examination Board
Operation Rectangle
States of Jersey Police
St Dominic's Primary School
Scottish Criminal Records Office
Seymour Lodge School
Tayside Police
Gradwell, Michael, Detective Superintendent
Gilbert, William Allan
Jordan, Morag
Jordan, Tony
McMahon, John, Civilian Investigator
McGranahan, James, Detective Constable
Malcolm, J B
Ogilvie, Graeme
Packer, John
Redgrave, William
Smith, Andrew, Detective Sergeant
Samson, Craig
Thomson, Jim
Watton, Tony


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