Milwaukee Police strip searches http://wuwm.com en Milwaukee Council President Unhappy with Former Officer's Sentence http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-council-president-unhappy-former-officers-sentence <p>A judge on Friday sentenced a former MPD officer to 20 days in jail, for not stopping fellow officers from conducting illegal strip searches. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 19:32:38 +0000 Marge Pitrof 14750 at http://wuwm.com More Males Sue MPD for Alleged Strip Searches http://wuwm.com/post/more-males-sue-mpd-alleged-strip-searches <p>Five black men filed lawsuits in July, accusing Milwaukee police officers of conducting or overseeing illegal strip searches. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:16:38 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 10745 at http://wuwm.com Milwaukee Sued, Because of Alleged Police Strip Searches http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-sued-because-alleged-police-strip-searches <p>Five men, who say Milwaukee police strip searched them, are suing the city, several officers and Police Chief Flynn. Wisconsin prohibits officers from conducting cavity searches.</p><p>One officer has been convicted of conducting illegal searches. Three others still face charges.</p><p>The federal lawsuits the men have filed do not specify an amount of damages they're seeking.</p><p>In Wisconsin, only doctors, physician's assistants and registered nurses can conduct searches of rectal and genital areas, on people suspected of committing crimes.</p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:20:26 +0000 Marge Pitrof 7881 at http://wuwm.com