Jersey: To those familiar with the "satanic panic" of the late 1980s and early 1990s, the investigation into allegations of child murder at the Haut de la Garenne children's home on Jersey bore a stark familiarity. Today, police released a statement that there were no murders committed at the home, and that evidence they had previously released was inaccurate.
They said there was no evidence that any children had been murdered or bodies destroyed at the former home. ...
The Deputy Chief Officer, David Warcup, expressedmuch regretatmisleadinginformation released by his predecessor on items found at the property.
Detectives said only three of the bone fragments found could be human, and two of these were hundreds of years old.
'No child murders' in Jersey home—BBC News, 12th November 2009.