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Former Alderman Sharon Dixon. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Gun Charges Dropped Against Former Ald. Sharon Dixon

Last year, a Cook County judge ruled that Dixon was unfit to stand trial on charges alleging she approached Chicago Police officers outside the 10th district with a loaded gun in the spring of 2013.

05/28/2014

Raymond Felton. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Felton Arrested On Gun Charges

The charges stem from Felton possessing an unregistered gun.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Michael Martin (Credit: Oswego Police)

Worker Charged With Bringing Gun To Oswego East

A Plainfield man who works as an information technology specialist under contract to the Oswego District 308 schools faces a felony weapons charge for bringing a gun to Oswego East High School.

10/30/2013

Former Alderman Sharon Dixon. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Ex-Alderman Sharon Dixon Unfit For Gun Trial

A Cook County judge Friday ruled Former Ald. Sharon Dixon (24th) unfit to stand trial on charges alleging she approached Chicago Police officers outside the 10th district with a loaded gun last spring.

07/12/2013

State Sen. Donne Trotter leaves the Leighton Criminal Courthouse after being released on $25,000 bond on Dec. 6, 2012, on a charge of trying to bring a gun onto a plane at O'Hare International Airport the day before. (Credit: CBS)

Trotter Still Wants Party Support In Bid For Jackson’s Seat, Despite Arrest

State Sen. Donne Trotter (D-Chicago) said Wednesday he still wants Democratic Party bosses to back him in his bid to replace former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., despite his arrest for having a gun in his luggage at O’Hare International Airport.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2012

Bernard Hodges, 18, of Waukegan, was taken into custody on Wednesday. He was on parole for a 2011 shooting, police said. (Waukegan Police Photo)

Reputed Gang Members Arrested On Gun Charges

A police stop for loud music turned into a chase and the arrest of two reputed gang members and the recovery of a gun.

03/10/2012

Gavel

Downstate Pee Break Ultimately Leads To Federal Conviction

A downstate man picked the wrong place for a pee break back in November, as it has now led to his arrest and conviction on federal drug and weapons charges.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011