Apollo Beach Obituaries

Apollo Beach Obituaries

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  • Thursday Sep 20 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune 

    Disgraced ex-Chicago police Cmdr. Jon Burge, accused...

    Jon Burge , the former detective commander whose name became synonymous with the Chicago Police Department 's sordid legacy of misconduct and abuse, has died in Florida at age 70, according to police union officials and a Florida funeral home. Details about his death were scarce, with union officials and family members declining to speak with members of the news media, which spent years reporting on the numerous cases in which Burge was accused of torturing suspects in order to obtain confessions.

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  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Disgraced ex-Chicago police Cmdr. Jon Burge, accused...

    Jon Burge , the former detective commander whose name became synonymous with the Chicago Police Department 's sordid legacy of misconduct and abuse, has died in Florida at age 70, according to police union officials and a Florida funeral home. Details about his death were scarce, with union officials and family members declining to speak with members of the news media, which spent years reporting on the numerous cases in which Burge was accused of torturing suspects in order to obtain confessions.

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