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Media Contact

Finn O'Keefe, Communications Manager: info@rlc.org.au, (02) 9698 7277.

Media releases

Media Release: UNSW report reveals extraordinary increase in police strip searches
21 August 2019

Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) is calling for immediate amendments to NSW strip-search laws as research...

Media Alert: Redfern Legal Centre to launch University of New South Wales report calling for changes to NSW strip-search laws
08 August 2019

09 August 2019 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

On Thursday, 22 August at 10am, Redfern...

RLC In the Media

RLC in the Media: Top police officer loses bid to keep strip-search report from inquest record 12 September 2019 The NSW Police Commissioner has lost a bid to stop an academic report calling for law reform on strip...
RLC in the Media: ‘Abuse of power needs to stop’: Why drug dogs and strip searches just don’t work 5 September 2019 Many young people say the controversial practice leaves them feeling “traumatised” and “embarrassed”....
RLC in the Media: Extraordinary rise in NSW police strip searches 30 August 2019 Police strip searches are on the rise, with young people the main targets.    Rachel Evans ...
RLC in the Media: NSW police officers are increasingly conducting 'unlawful' strip searches, experts find 28 August 2019 Police officers are increasingly conducting illegal strip searches, a new report has found, and have refused...
RLC in the Media: 21yo Georgia was on her way to a music festival when she was madeto strip naked and squat 28 August 2019 When Georgia and her friends were driving along the Murray River near border of New South Wales and Victoria...