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DC
Washington
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Room M-956 J Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington DC 20535
Phone 202 324-3447
Web Site http://www.fbi.gov/fbinbrief/tour/tour.htm
Description TOURS CURRENTLY CLOSED
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Industry Profession Law Enforcement

Washington
Supreme Court of the United States
Address
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site http://www.supremecourtus.gov/index.html
Description besides the impressive building, portraits of the Justices, a film, public lectures in the Courtroom, and access to oral arguments are all available
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Courthouse
Nature of Group or Site Government
Industry Profession Law Enforcement

Hawaii
Honolulu
King Kamehameha Judiciary History Center
417 South King Street
Room 102
Honolulu HI 96813

Phone 808 539-4999
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Courthouse
Industry Profession Law Enforcement
  Iowa
 
Anamosa
 
Anamosa State Penitentiary Museum
 
PO Box 144
 
Anamosa  IA
 
Phone   319 462-2386
 
Web Site  http://www.asphistory.com/museum/
 
Description  located just outside prison wall in former cheese factory
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Building Type   Prison
 
Industry /Profession Law Enforcement
 
New or Updated:    12/15/2003


 
IA

  Council Bluffs

  Squirrel Cage Jail (Pottawattamie County Jail)

  226 Pearl Street

  Council Bluffs  IA   51503    

  Phone  712 323-2509

  Web Site  http://www.thehistoricalsociety.org/Jail.htm

  Description  3 story jail's cells rotate to allow guards to view prisoners without moving

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Jail

  Industry /Profession Law Enforcement

  Owner/Operator:  Historical Society of Pottawattamie County

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

Illinois
Chicago
American Police Center & Museum
1717 South State Street
currently listed at 1926 S Canalport, Chicago 60616
Chicago IL
Phone 312 455-8709
Web Site http://www.speakeasy.org/~rescue22/Page_12/Fire%20Museum.html
Alt Web http://www.roadsideamerica.com/attract/ILCHIpolice.html
Description CLOSED electric chair you can sit in, police memorabilia, gangster relics
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Industry /Profession Law Enforcement
New or Updated: 05/07/2003

Roselle
Law Enforcement Memorial Association Inc
PO Box 72835
Roselle IL60172
Phone 312 623-1391
Web Site http://www.forgottenheroes-lema.org/
E-mail mailto:forgottenheroes@aol.com
Description dedicated to researching police deaths and building museum and library to honor them
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Industry Profession Law Enforcement

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