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Assault Rifles

In this photo illustration, a magazine for a AR-15 rifle is seen with ammunition on December 18, 2012 in Miami, Florida. The AR-15 rifle was used during a massacre at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

$10,000 Reward Offered For Information On Stolen Assault Rifles

There is now a $10,000 reward being offered in the investigation into the recent theft of assault rifles from a South Side rail yard.

05/19/2014

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy. (File Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

McCarthy Not Surprised By Assault Rifle Theft At South Side Rail Yard

Chicago Police say the recent theft of 13 semi-automatic assault rifles from a South Side rail yard is a concern, but not a surprise, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner.

05/12/2014

An AR-15 military-style rifle. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Thirteen Assault Rifles Stolen From Chicago Rail Yard

The rifles were taken from a freight train container on South Lafayette Avenue in Englewood sometime between Sunday and Tuesday.

05/09/2014

Jason Juarez (Credit; Cook County Sheriff)

Convicted Felon Arrested After Assault Rifles, Guns Found At Home

Jason E. Juarez, 24, of the 8800 block of South May Street, is charged with six counts of felony unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

02/26/2014

Garry McCarthy on the CBS 2 Morning News, Wednesday, Dec. 5. (CBS)

Supt. McCarthy, Jackson Sr. Take Part In Gun Debate

Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. and Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy took part in a spirited debate over gun violence this morning on the city’s South Side.

01/12/2013