Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

New Mexico man subject to anal probe gets $1.6 million settlement

The city of Deming and county of Hidalgo, New Mexico will settle a federal lawsuit filed by David Eckert, a man who was subject to three enemas and a 14-hour anal probe after a police officer noticed he was “clenching his butt” during a routine traffic stop. The municipalities and Eckert agreed on the $1.6 [...]

New Mexico man runs stop sign, subjected to 14-hour anal cavity search by police

A New Mexico man is suing police after he was subjected to a series of futile searches for drugs. Where was the search conducted? Inside his body. For 14 hours.