Cook Co. Sheriff’s Office: Concealed Carry Likely By Mid-AprilCook County Sheriff Tom Darts top policy aid briefed Cook County Commissioners on movement toward compliance with the new concealed carry law.
Sheriff Seizes Guns From Owners With Revoked FOID CardsAs 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.
Dart Seeking Authority To Seize Guns When FOID Cards RevokedCook 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.
Senate OKs Bill Barring Disclosure Of Gun OwnersThe Illinois Senate overwhelmingly OK'd prohibiting public disclosure of the names of people who hold firearm owner's cards.
Ill. House Votes To Keep List Of Gun Licenses SecretThe Illinois House has approved a proposal to keep the state's list of registered gun owners secret.
Half-Nude Woman Found In Van With Sex Toys, Loaded GunPolice in west suburban Naperville arrested a half-naked woman that they found in a van with a loaded gun and various sex toys.