Milwaukee Police strip searches en Milwaukee Council President Unhappy with Former Officer's 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 More Males Sue MPD for 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 Milwaukee Sued, Because of 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