Digital copy of an Officer's Report from PC [Police Constable] James Entwistle of the Historical Abuse Team to the SIO [Senior Investigating Officer] of Operation Rectangle. [Some details redacted].

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July 21st 2008 - July 23rd 2008

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Refers to information provided by a child regarding a disclosure of abuse to Child Care Officer [Hal] Coomer. Refers to allegations made regarding [Hal] Coomer, mentioning sexually inappropriate behaviour. Refers to a second child's recollection of [Hal] Coomer organising a video interview for the child in relation to sexual abuse suffered. Notes [Hal] Coomer's recollection of a man who moved from Haut de la Garenne, and was at one time [Hal] Coomer's senior. Recalls Morag [Jordan] as a member of Haut de la Garenne staff. Provides details of recollections regarding Haut de la Garenne and children placed there. Does not recall the first or second child, but states that he would have acted on allegations if disclosed to him. Does not recall the first child's foster parents.


Children's Services
Haut de la Garenne
Home Office Large Major Enquiries System
Jersey General Hospital
Operation Rectangle
States of Jersey Police
Coomer, Hal
Entwistle, James, Police Constable
Jordan, Morag
Hyatt, James, Detective Sergeant


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