Reference Number
Information Requested

Any registers or records of strip searches of male prisoners conducted at the AMC for the period 1 October 2020 to 30 April 2021, including (but not limited to): 

  • information pertaining to the number of strip searches of men in prison 
  • information pertaining to the reasons why the strip searches were conducted 
  • the Indigenous status of the men subjected to the strip searches 
  • the number of items of contraband located as a result of the searches 
  • the nature of those items.
Ombudsam Decision Area


Additional Information
Information Given
Partial release
Publication Date
16 August 2021
Application Date
09 July 2021
Decision Date
06 August 2021
Time spent on application
1 working day