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Prison Officer Guilty of Attempting to Pervert the Course of Justice

A prison officer who asked a governor to have a “quiet word” with a guard who gave evidence against former officers at an abuse trial has been found guilty of perverting the course of justice. John McGee said his emailed request was a “moment of madness” after his father was jailed last year for assaulting Medomsley […]

Freedom of Information Request: Homophobia Officer Ben Plaistow

  Mark Leech, Editor of The Prison Oracle has today submitted the following Freedom of Information Act request to HM Prison and Probation Service. Dear Jo, I refer you to the following article in The Guardian on 19th June 2019.… I refer you specifically to the following in the final paragraph in The Guardian […]

12 Month in Jails for Sex in Cupboard Prison Officer

A prison officer who had sex in a cleaning cupboard with a murderer serving a life sentence at a maximum security prison has been jailed for 12 months. Married Rachel Welburn, 39, started an 18-month relationship with killer Daniel Crompton after she became his designated personal officer at Frankland Prison, which houses some of the worst criminals in the country. Judge […]

 ‘Lying’ Policewoman Who Wrecked Murder Trial ‘Had Mental Health Problems’

A policewoman who wrecked three murder convictions after she lied about her relationship with a jury member was suffering with mental illness at the time, a misconduct hearing has heard. Detective Constable Rebecca Bryant kept it secret that juror Lauren Jones was her son’s girlfriend, and sent texts telling her “Don’t tell them who you […]