Melvin C. Woods Jr.

Attorneys: 'Suicides' At Police Station Lockup Are SuspiciousThe deaths of two police detainees have been ruled suicides, but several local attorneys and activists are calling them suspicious and saying they invoke the memory of disgraced police Cmdr. Jon Burge.
Police: Cameras Failed In Lockup Where 2 Committed SuicidePolice Supt. Garry McCarthy is acknowledging there were "issues" with the cameras inside the Calumet District police lockup on the city’s Far South Side, where two inmates hanged themselves within four days.
Officers Find Second Man In Four Days Hanged In Same Police LockupA 62-year-old man was found hanged with his underwear early Sunday in a Chicago Police lockup.