Strip Searches

More Detainees Allege Illegal Strip Searches By LaSalle DeputiesIn the latest 30-page, 14-count civil complaint, filed Thursday, three women and a man claimed they were stripped by sheriff's deputies without provocation and left naked in their cells for anywhere from 12 hours to two days.
$55M Settlement Over Jail Strip SearchesA $55 million settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit over strip searches at the Cook County Jail, attorneys said today.