Woman prison officer charged with attempting to bring drugs into Doncaster jail

A woman prison officer has been charged with numerous offences in relation to attempting to bring drugs into HMP Lindholme in Doncaster.

Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 11:27 am
Updated Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 10:30 am
Lindholme Prison.

Victoria Sked, aged 26, of Station Road, Stainforth, is accused of two counts of conveying a prohibited article into/out of prison, possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class B, the acquiring/use/possession of criminal property and conveying a prohibited article into a prison intending it to go to a prisoner.

This comes after police were called to the prison on Monday, August 20, following a report of a prison officer attempting to convey a suspected controlled drug into the jail.

Police said a umber of items, including mobile phones and suspected drugs were found following a search and the woman was brought into custody.

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Sked appeared before Doncaster Magistrates' Court yesterday morning.

She was remanded into custody to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on Wednesday, September 19.