Aboriginal woman alleges she was strip searched in front of male detainees at Alexander Maconochie Centre

Kathryn Lewis
By Kathryn Lewis
Updated February 16 2021 - 3:35am, first published January 27 2021 - 2:00am
The Alexander Maconochie Centre. Picture: Karleen Minney.

The Human Rights Comission is investigating "disturbing" allegations of an Aboriginal woman on remand in Canberra's jail who alleges she was strip searched by guards in full view of male detainees.

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Kathryn Lewis

Kathryn Lewis

Canberra Times Journalist

I am a breaking and general news reporter. Contact me with tips or story ideas at kathryn.lewis@canberratimes.com.au

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