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A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Woman Dies In Custody At West Side Police Station

An officer found the 34-year-old arrestee unresponsive in a cell at the police station at 3151 W. Harrison St. about 8:10 a.m., police said.


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Former Markham Deputy Police Chief Gets 5 Years In Prison

Tony DeBois last year pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about the number of women he’d had sex with inside south suburban Markham’s police station, but denied he raped a 21-year-old prisoner there in September 2010.


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Cop Accidentally Shoots Water Pipe In South Loop Police Station

Nobody was hurt when the officer discharged the gun, although a water pipe was hit, resulting in a leak that caused damage to an office.


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Man Found Dead In South Side Police Station Restroom

A citizen attempting to use the restroom at the station, at 1438 W. 63rd St., found the man unresponsive about 6:30 a.m. Thursday.


A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Man Dies In Custody At Harvey Police Lockup

A 27-year-old south suburban man died Tuesday while in law enforcement custody at the Harvey police station.


Former Alderman Sharon Dixon. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Former Alderman Charged After Allegedly Bringing Gun To Police Station

Former Ald. Sharon Dixon (24th) was ordered held in lieu of $25,000 bond on a felony gun charge Tuesday for allegedly approaching Chicago Police officers outside the Ogden District with a loaded gun over the weekend.


Michael Falk. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Throwing Bricks At Rogers Park Police Station

A man has been charged with criminal damage to government property, a felony, for allegedly throwing bricks at a North Side police station a couple blocks from his home this weekend.


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Man With Death Wish Shot Inside Vernon Hills Police Station

A police officer in Vernon Hills shot a man inside the lobby of the police station early Wednesday.


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Man Shot Two Blocks Away From Police Station

A man was shot three times in the back Wednesday night about three blocks away from a police station on the West Side.


Develt Bradford, 52, is charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery for killing a security guard during a robbery at the Aldi in the 9000 block of South Halsted Street on Nov. 10, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Attorneys: ‘Suicides’ At Police Station Lockup Are Suspicious

The 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.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

A drunk driver crashed a 1987 Chevrolet Caprice into a concrete wall outside the Gresham District police station and fled the scene on Dec. 26, 2011, but he was arrested a few blocks away. (Credit: CBS)

Drunk Hit-And-Run Driver Caught After Crashing Into Police Station

A motorist is in police custody early Monday after he crashed into a South Side police station and tried to drive away.



Theft Suspect Hangs Himself In Police Station Lockup

Police are investigating after a man in custody hanged himself at the Grand Central Area station on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2011

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Man Shot Dead In South Shore; Shots Fired Near West Side Police Station

A shooting overnight in the South Shore neighborhood left a man dead, and shots were also heard down the street from a police station on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

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Old Police Station To Become Housing For Gay Seniors

The old Town Hall District police station at Halsted and Addison streets will become part of a housing development serving gay seniors.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

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Police Use Taser On Suspect Who Tries To Escape

Police used a Taser on a suspect in a carjacking as he tried to escape from the South Chicago District patrol station.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

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Sewer Water Leaks Into West Side Police Station

A sewer problem in the West Side’s Harrison District police station caused a messy situation early Thursday.



Man Dies In Custody At North Side Police Station

A 31-year-old DeKalb man who had earlier been arrested for marijuana possession, died early Saturday after he became unresponsive at a North Side police station.


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HazMat Called After Meth Ingredients Found At Police Station

Chicago Police attempting to identify an unresponsive cab passenger found apparent methamphetamine ingredients inside his bag — prompting a hazardous materials response Saturday afternoon at a North Side police station.



Man Runs To Police Station After Being Shot

A man was seriously wounded in a Saturday afternoon shooting near a West Side police station.


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Thai Community Center To Replace Old Police Station

The old Albany Park District police station is set to be transformed into a Thai community center next year.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2010