FILE PICTURE – Julie Turton, 53, and son Sam Turton, 27, outside Birmingham Magistrates Court. See NTI story NTIDRUGS. A female prison officer is facing jail today March 3, 2014, after admitting to having sex with an inmate and supplying drugs. Julie Turton, 53, admitted having engaged in sexual relations with an inmate at HMP Birmingham. She also pleaded guilty to communicating with prisoners via a mobile telephone as well as supplying one lag with a stereo system. Turton, previously appeared before Birmingham Crown Court and pleaded guilty to five charges of misconduct in a public office and she also admitted supplying cannabis. The offences occurred between November 2011 and May 2013.

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