Police Women undergo Cavity Searches

Cynthia Fernandez filed this request with the Nebraska State Patrol of Nebraska.
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From: Cynthia Fernandez

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. ยง 84-712), I hereby request the following records:

Any and all documents, policies, memos, and complaints concerning female police officers and job-mandated gynecological examinations prior or post-hire.

This is an issue that has been widely reported on: https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/a3eb55/female-recruits-ffirorced-to-undergo-vaginal-exams-by-nebraska-state-patrol-lawsuit-claims

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 4 business days, as the statute requires.


Cynthia Fernandez

From: Schmidt, Kari

Dear Ms. Fernandez,

The Nebraska State Patrol has attached a response to your public records request above.

Thank you.

Kari Schmidt
Paralegal 1

Nebraska State Patrol
1600 NE Highway 2
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502
OFFICE 402-479-4910
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