Resources: How will a class action stop unlawful police strip searches in NSW?

This webinar looks at the current problems with NSW strip search law, the reasons for the increase in police strip searches, and the impact a class action may make towards preventing this harmful and invasive practice.


  • Samantha Lee – RLC Police Accountability Solicitor
  • David Shoebridge – Greens MP, NSW Parliament
  • Ebony Birchall – Senior Associate, Slater & Gordon Lawyers

In May, Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) joined forces with Slater and Gordon Lawyers, calling on people to register their interest in a class action against NSW Police for unlawful strip searches. Learn more here

See also, RLC factsheets: 

Factsheet: strip searches and the law in NSW
Quick tips: police powers and your rights