Seven former officers at Medomsley Detention Centre have appeared at Teesside Crown Court, charged with a total of 49 counts of physical and sexual abuse of inmates at the centre in Consett, County Durham.
All seven men, Kevin Blakey, Alan Bramley, Johnson Brian Greenwell, David McClure, John McGee, Christopher Onslow and Neil Sowerby pleaded not guilty to all charges against them.
The dates for trial were set earlier this month and will begin with the trial of Christopher Onslow on 3 September 2018.
Durham Police are still fielding a number of enquiries relating to physical and sexual assaults which took place at Medomsley. If you have been subjected to such assaults, call 101 and ask to speak to the Operation Seabrook team at Durham Police.
Jordans act for a significant number of clients who suffered sexual and physical abuse at the hands of former officers at Medomsley. If you have been affected by this and would like to speak in confidence to one of our expert abuse lawyers, please call us on 0800 9555 094.