Felicity Bourke has alleged she was bodily and sexually abused by James Robert Davis – a self-proclaimed ‘kinky intercourse overlord’
The ex-girlfriend of a self-proclaimed ‘kinky intercourse overlord’ has alleged she was tattooed with a slave quantity, compelled to maintain a diary of his abuse and stored for 3 days in a cage earlier than he was arrested and charged with slavery.
James Robert Davis, 40, was arrested after the Australian Federal Police raided his property in Armidale in northern New South Wales on Thursday afternoon.
Greater than 50 AFP investigators and forensic specialists final week searched the property – about 30km outdoors the primary city – and seized telephones, cameras and computer systems.
Davis was charged with possessing a slave, decreasing an individual to slavery and inflicting an individual to stay in servitude.
Police allege he had been residing with six ladies at his house who had signed slavery contracts and had been in his ‘possession’.
The 40-year-old has claimed the ladies subjected themselves to him of their very own free will, however his former associate Felicity Bourke alleges she was bodily, sexually and psychologically abused over their three-year relationship.
Davis (centre) had allegedly been residing with six ladies he known as ‘slaves’ at his house in Armidale in northern New South Wales
Ms Bourke pictured with Davis. She alleged that on one event she was stored in a cage for 3 days to punish her
She alleged she was abused each in entrance of the opposite ladies in addition to in personal – and on one event was stored in a cage for 3 days as a type of punishment.
Ms Bourke alleged Davis advised her to put on a stainless-steel collar and had a tattoo artist etch a ‘slave quantity’ on her leg to indicate she belonged to him.
‘He booked it in and took me in and selected the spot and acquired it on huge, darkish, thick, black letters down my internal thigh, form of on my undie line,’ she advised Four Corners.
She claimed Davis additionally advised her when to make use of the lavatory, when to eat, what to put on and managed any cash she made.
Diary entries written by Ms Bourke and referring to Davis as ‘Main James’ spoke of being caned till she fell unconscious, choked and slapped.
‘I’ve hidden it and been ashamed of it for thus lengthy,’ Felicity mentioned.
‘He is taken away all my rights as an individual and my means to reside alone. I used to be afraid he was going to kill me.’
Ms Bourke mentioned Davis advised her to put on a stainless-steel collar and had a tattoo artist etch a ‘slave quantity’ (pictured) on her leg
AFP imaginative and prescient is pictured of the second Davis was arrested by officers outdoors a Bunnings retailer
Greater than 50 AFP investigators and forensic specialists final week searched the property in rural NSW
Ms Bourke – who met Davis in Sydney in 2012 whereas coaching to be a police officer – lastly left him in 2015 after she alleged he ‘beat the residing hell’ out of her and locked her in a room for 12 hours.
‘I knew that in his eyes, at that time, I felt like his little prized possession, that he’d put a lot and invested a lot into me, that he was going to kill me,’ she mentioned.
Davis has claimed the ladies subjected themselves to him out of their very own free will however Ms Bourke alleged she was subjected to surprising abuse over their three-year relationship
Davis pictured centre. He didn’t apply for bail when he fronted Inverell Native Court docket on Friday
He had known as his property ‘The Home of Cadifor’ and had beforehand served with the Australian Defence Power for 17 years.
He even wished to host a actuality TV present about his BDSM life-style, The Daily Telegraph reported.
A soldier who educated with Davis at Holsworthy Military Base in 2003 and served with him in Iraq in 2005 described him as ‘actually boastful’.
Previous to his different life-style Davis had served with the Australian Defence Power for 17 years and even wished to host a actuality TV present about his BDSM life-style, Day by day Telegraph reported
An Australian Federal Police provided image of a number of cabins on the agricultural NSW property
Davis had known as his property within the small regional city of Armidale, northern NSW ‘The Home of Cadifor’. Pictured is a provided Australian Federal Police picture of the raid
‘Our job was to supply safety to the ambassador and the embassy, and any safety taskings for our personal premises or patrols within the space,’ he mentioned.
‘His expertise had been good like every other educated soldier, however he was boastful, simply actually boastful.’
Davis had been married whereas serving with the army and had two daughters, although he left his spouse when he returned from abroad.
James Robert Davis, 40, has documented his polyamorous life-style on his web site and a YouTube channel. On Thursday, he’s believed to have been charged with possessing a slave after his house was raided by federal police
He then moved right into a regional property the place he lived along with his associate and three different ladies.
Davis has referred to himself as a ‘patriarchal overlord’ and admitted to asking his lovers to put on collars and name him ‘grasp’.
His nation home even boasted a basement crammed with bondage tools.
Davis didn’t apply for bail when he fronted Inverell Native Court docket on Friday and has been ordered to return to courtroom on March 17.
Davis has beforehand advised on-line how he known as himself a ‘patriarchal overlord’ and requested his lovers to put on collars and name him ‘grasp’
Davis had in 2018 confirmed in a sneak-peak of the collection ‘Cadifor: A narrative about love, household and slavery’ how his girlfriends kneeled in entrance of him to greet him.
He moved to Armidale – which he described as a ‘extremely conservative city’ – after serving 17 years within the army, he claims.
Davis constructed a dungeon, known as Home of Cadifor: Fetish Playroom, within the basement of his Armidale house as he was desirous to get out of Sydney.
Davis in 2018 confirmed a sneak-peak of a video collection by which women had been seen kneeling in entrance of him to greet him
The 40-year-old has proven his BDSM life-style at his house dubbed ‘The Home of Cadifor’
The room was kitted out with bondage tools together with an A-frame, a cage and quite a few intercourse toys.
Davis describes himself as a ‘rope performer, fetish photographer, BDSM author, kink educator, life-style dominant and consent advocate’.
He additionally claims to be a licensed gynaecologist.
Davis constructed a dungeon with an A-frame in his basement as a part of his polyamorous life-style
A cage Davis confirmed viewers in a sneak-peak of his collection. He moved to Armidale after serving 17 years within the army
His distinctive residing association has led to Mr Davis ‘receiving a variety of hatred’, however the former soldier mentioned he’s simply misunderstood.
‘[People] suppose I have to be some form of abusive oppressor, a misogynist, manipulator, or perhaps a monster,’ he mentioned.
‘However the fact is, I am only a man who loves each freedom and dedication, and who was fortunate sufficient to seek out some unbelievable ladies to like, and who love me again.’