Police Lockup

Man Dies In Lockup At Jefferson Park District Police StationJohnny Lopez was in custody at the 16th District station at 5151 N. Milwaukee Av. when he was found unresponsive in the lockup area about 8 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Dies After Being Tasered At Police Lockup A man who was combative with police at a South Side lockup died Thursday after he was Tasered, authorities said.
Council Panel OKs Nearly $4M In Settlements Over Police LawsuitsThe City Council’s Finance Committee has approved millions of dollars in settlements of lawsuits stemming from deaths of people who were being held in police lockups and other alleged police misconduct.
Man Dies After Apparent Seizure In Police LockupA 56-year-old man died in a police lockup on Sunday after apparently suffering a seizure.
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.
Aldi Murder Suspect Found Hanged In CellA man charged in the murder of a security guard at an Auburn-Gresham neighborhood Aldi store was found hanged in his cell at a police station lockup early Thursday.