‘Exigent’ circumstances justify female officer’s involvement in strip search of detained man: court

By Amanda Jerome (September 7, 2022, 1:30 PM EDT) -- The Ontario Court of Appeal has upheld a lower court decision ruling a female police officer was “entirely justified” in responding to her colleague’s call for assistance in a strip search of a man under arrest, finding “[E]xtraordinary circumstances that are exigent may excuse a departure” from guidelines set forth in R. v. Golden, 2001 SCC 83....
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