Killed By My Debt

Docu Drama - 60 min - 2018
Director—Joseph Bullman
Producers—BBC Three
Music—Roger Goula
Violin player—Kirsty Mangan
Recording Engineer and Mixing Engineer—Tom Bailey - Mixed at Air Studios


Killed By My Debt BBC Website

In January 2015, Jerome Rogers, a popular nineteen year old from a council estate, finally got what he’d been working for – a new motorbike and his first real job, as a courier. But in the hands of bailiffs, two £65 traffic fines rose to over a thousand pounds. Some weeks, take-home pay in his zero hours job was as low as £12. Under the pressure of his debt, Jerome went to the woods where he’d played as a kid, and took his own life. This is his story…