Is a male cop allowed to physically search a female suspect using the back of his hand on all of her private areas?
We were pulled over by 2 cops in separate cars due to a "citizens complaint". We were detained while they checked to see if the person would sign the complaint. Highway patrol with K9 shows up. He pulls the driver from the car and looks in his eyes and accuses him of being under the influence of meth. He checks the drivers mouth and says he sees reddened raised blisters on back of throat. Asks to search the car after he puts me through the same crap. The owner refuses. The search begins anyway. He stops the search and tells me he knows I have the drugs on me. He finds Tramadol pills without a prescription that I give to my dog. He would like to perform a search on me with the back of his hand. He places me in front of his SUV where "the driver" is sitting and displays me in a way for ALL to see. The driver is a paranoid schizophrenic and well known to the police. He also has uncontrollable anger and is in love with me. I told the cop I have problems with strange men touching me (20 years of therapy). He went ahead with the search while holding my fingers very tightly behind my back. I'm now back in therapy. He ran his hand around my breasts down my sides and legs and up into my crotch and found nothing. He then takes me aside and tells me he knows I have the drugs on me and that he will have a body scan done at the jail and that would give me more charges. I can't continue this on the internet. I would like to get a consult on Possession of drugs times 3 and I wish to press charges on the cop. I am an Arizona resident and this happened in Lander, Wyoming. I went to an appearance/ bond thing and requested to come back to AZ. The judge told the prosecutor he had one more week to file charges and told me 3 times "Ma'am you are free to go." The next day charges were filed and he refuses to release the bond money. I am on a fixed income and he knows how badly I need to get this money back to the lady who posted it.
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