The official response to the rampant strip-searching of underage girls boggles the mind. It certainly indicates the mindset of the NSW Police, and the lengths they’re willing to go to defend the program.
With a 47% rise in strip-searches, and indeed, after seven minors were subject to the practice at Splendour in the Grass, here’s what you need to know if you’re selected.
Despite it being illegal to do so, the NSW police strip-searched a toddler before he was taken into a correctional centre to see his father.
Despite evidence to the contrary, the NSW police commissioner has backed up the much-maligned strip-search program.
Flying back from Los Angeles landed me at my first strip search, one of the most terrifying and dehumanising ordeals of my life.