Strip Searches

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More Detainees Allege Illegal Strip Searches By LaSalle Deputies

In 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.


Cook County Jail

$55M Settlement Over Jail Strip Searches

A $55 million settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit over strip searches at the Cook County Jail, attorneys said today.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010