Cook County Sheriff Tom Darts top policy aid briefed Cook County Commissioners on movement toward compliance with the new concealed carry law.
As part of an overall crackdown on illegal gun ownership, Cook County sheriff’s deputies found one man was still in possession of 20 weapons despite having his firearms ID revoked.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said Thursday that a former top aide, now serving in the Illinois Senate, will sponsor legislation allowing police to confiscate guns from homes of people who have lost their state permit.
The Illinois Senate overwhelmingly OK’d prohibiting public disclosure of the names of people who hold firearm owner’s cards.
The Illinois House has approved a proposal to keep the state’s list of registered gun owners secret.
Police in west suburban Naperville arrested a half-naked woman that they found in a van with a loaded gun and various sex toys.