Va. police sued for alleged improper searches
By Peter Dujardin
HAMPTON, Va. — officials said they plan to strongly contest two federal lawsuits asserting that Hampton police conducted improper searches of citizens during two traffic stops in 2007 and 2008.
In an interview last week, City Attorney Cynthia Hudson and Deputy City Manager Mary Bunting said the suits - filed in U.S. District Court by a former Newport News Circuit Court judge - are baseless.
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