In the Media

Spat at, abused, a victim of racist slurs: one day in the life of a civil servant

PUBLISHED August 19, 2013

Sharon Edmond is not a civil servant stereotype. Every day from 7.30am to at least 7pm, she leads a team of 14 staff who deal with the most hostile women in custody. Edmond, from the Caribbean, is subjected to racial abuse and physical assault on an almost daily basis.

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