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Operational Searches

This policy explains the process for searching inmates.

Cross-gender Searches: A Case Law Survey

This document provides an overview of cross-gender search cases in both state and federal courts, focusing on what types of conduct most often result in individual and supervisory liability.

Constitutional Law--Cross-Gender Pat Searches: The Battle Between Inmates and Corrections Officers Enters the Courtroom

This note examines the conflict between the rights of inmates for same sex pat frisks and the right of staff to work in opposite sex facilities.

An Update on Jail Strip Searches of General Population Detainees

This article examines the facts and reasoning of Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders, including both the majority and dissenting approaches.

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