Searches of visitors in the bathrooms of New York City jails are prohibited. Yet, three New York City women have filed notices of claim against the Department of Correction, claiming they were sexually abused by correction officers during visits to see inmates in recent months.
Lisa Wimbley, a prisoner at the Women's Huron Valley Correctional Facility, describes a degrading body cavity search. These searches often occur under unsanitary conditions, and sometimes in full view of other prisoners. Stop sexually abusive search on ALL prisoners/others, not.
WARNING: this video contains nudity. Department of Corrections to abandon a degrading body cavity search in which women prisoners are routinely forced to.