Former Marine Accuses LaSalle County Sheriff Of Illegal Strip Search; Incident Caught On VideoA former Marine has sued the LaSalle County Sheriff’s office, saying deputies “humiliated, degraded and dehumanized” her when they dragged her into a cell and forcibly stripped her naked after she was arrested on suspicion of DUI two years ago.
More Women Claim Illegal Strip Searches In JailAfter one woman accused deputies of an illegal strip search at a county jail, now more women are coming forward claiming that they, too, were subjected to similar conduct.
Arrested For DUI, Woman Sues Over Strip SearchA 33-year-old woman from Coal City is suing LaSalle County after video from the county jail's security system showed her face down on the floor of her cell stripped nude.
Parents Of Teen Strip-Searched At School Sue Assistant Principal, PoliceThe student said two security guards, a Chicago police officer and a female assistant principal took him from an room where he was serving an “in school suspension” to a nearby washroom on the second floor, where they conducted a strip search.
Suit: School Officials Illegally Strip-Searched BoyThe principal and assistant principal of a north suburban middle school subjected a 13-year-old boy to a strip search — visible to anyone outside the conference room they were in -- because they suspected he had marijuana, according to a federal lawsuit filed by the boy’s mother.