Evanston Police Recover Handgun After Seeing Facebook Live PostEvanston police recovered two handguns in separate incidents this week in the northern suburb, one after seeing a Facebook Live post from a known gang member.
Chicago, Illinois State Police Ask: How Did Felon Get Conceal-Carry Permit?A convicted felon and documented gang member involved in a fatal Humboldt Park shooting earlier this month had a permit to carry a concealed firearm.
East Chicago Gang Member Doesn't Want To Delay Murder TrialJuan Briseno was set to go on trial on April 7 on charges of racketeering, murdering six people and trying to murder four others. However, his attorneys filed a motion in January, asking to delay that trial until September.
Gang Member Gets 25 Years For Double Homicide In GriffithA Latin Kings street gang member will serve 25 years in prison in connection with his part in the double homicide outside a Griffith restaurant in February 2007.
Gang Member To Newspaper: Police Are Serious About CrackdownA high-ranking member of a Northwest Side gang says a police crackdown has paralyzed the gang and sharply cut into its drug sales.
Police Seize Guns And Cash From Gang Member’s Suburban HomePolice seized guns and $1,700 last month from a self-admitted Latin King gang member at his west suburban Brookfield home, police said.
10 Years Could Be Added To Man's Prison SentenceA gang member already serving a 45-year sentence for murder may have up to 10 years tacked onto his prison term for declining to testify against an associate in the same crime.