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This .40 caliber Glock 22  handgun was found, loaded, in a carry-on bag during a routine security screening at Midway International Airport on June 24. 2015. (Credit: Transportation Security Administration)

TSA Finds Another Gun In Carry-On At Midway Airport

A Homer Glen man was arrested Wednesday morning at Midway International Airport, after security officers found a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag.

06/24/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Charges In Large Gun Theft From Freight Train

Federal gun charges have been filed against two men in connection with the theft of 111 weapons from a freight train parked in a Chicago rail yard.

06/11/2015

The security line at Midway Airport on the Sunday after Thanksgiving. (Credit: Nancy Harty)

Suburban Man Charged With Trying To Bring Gun Into Midway

Another person has been charged with trying to bring a gun into Midway Airport on Tuesday.

03/24/2015

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Man Tries To Bring Loaded Handgun Into State Building: Police

Darren Collier, 49, was arrested about noon after an x-ray screening at the James R. Thompson Center revealed the weapon in his computer case, according to a statement from Illinois State Police.

03/09/2015

A.380 caliber Jennings Bryco Model 58  discovered by TSA screeners at Midway. (Credit: TSA)

Two Arrested In 24 Hours At Midway After TSA Finds Loaded Guns

A Florida man was arrested with a loaded gun in his briefcase Saturday at Midway International Airport.

03/08/2015

Faith Du Bois was charged with boarding an aircraft with a weapon after security screeners found a loaded handgun in her carry-on baggage at Midway International Airport on Feb. 22. 2015 (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suburban Woman Arrested At Midway After TSA Screeners Find Gun In Bag

A 58-year-old Lemont woman has been arrested after she was stopped at Midway Airport’s security yesterday – accused of having a gun in her carry-on.

02/23/2015

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Police Board Fires Cop Accused Of Pulling Gun On Cabbie

Karl Clermont recalls the booze-fueled encounter he had with an off-duty Chicago police detective in April 2009. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

09/18/2014

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Dolton Police Sergeant Fired Following Missing-Gun Probe

Dolton’s new police chief has terminated Anthony Bankhead for failing to inventory that gun after it was seized during an arrest two years ago.

09/18/2014

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Fearing Bully, Boy, 12, Brings Unloaded Gun To School

A 12-year-old boy brought an unloaded gun to his South Side elementary school on Monday because he said he was being bullied.

09/16/2014

John Hart (Credit: Chicago Police)

Gun Found In Man’s Bag At Midway Airport

A 62-year-old man was arrested at Midway International Airport on Thursday, after security screeners found a .380 caliber pistol in his luggage.

08/08/2014

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Woman Grazed When Gun Goes Off On CTA Bus

Riders on a CTA bus got a bit of a scare Wednesday morning when a gun accidentally went off after a passenger picked up a small pistol he found on the bus.

06/25/2014

A CTA bus driver broke up a fight and kicked a rider off the bus. (Credit: Facebook)

WATCH: CTA Bus Driver Confiscates Gun, Kicks Rider Off Bus

A video posted on the Facebook page, “People of the CTA,” shows a bus driver confiscating a gun and kicking at least one person off his bus last week, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.

06/25/2014

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Number Of Concealed-Carry Permits Grows To 13,500

CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman breaks down the new law.

03/21/2014

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Gun Found Near Streamwood High School

Streamwood High School was on lockdown Friday as police investigated a gun at the school. Students were delayed about an hour in getting dismissed from school.

03/14/2014

Lumani Lubemba (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man In Body Armor Carries Gun, Knife And Ammo Into Daley Center

About 9 a.m. Tuesday, 32-year-old Lumani Lubemba entered the Daley Center wearing a “blue uniform and black body armor” and “carrying a semi-automatic pistol on his right hip, under a black jacket,” according to Cook County Sheriff’s police.

03/05/2014

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Police Board Rejects Deal To Suspend Chicago Cop 60 Days In Woman’s Death

The police board scrapped the deal that police Supt. Garry McCarthy had struck with Sgt. Steven Lesner. Instead, the eight-member panel of mayoral appointees has ordered a full inquiry into the events that led to Catherine Weiland’s death.

01/22/2014

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Elderly Man Told To Stop Shooting Down Icicles

An elderly west suburban man will not be charged after choosing an unconventional method to knock icicles off his house—a handgun.

01/14/2014

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Traveler Attempts To Board Plane At Midway With Loaded Handgun: Police

Josephine M. Coleman, 25, of Country Club Hills, is charged with boarding an aircraft with a weapon, and Cook County Judge James Brown ordered her held Sunday in lieu of $25,000.

12/29/2013

Rashaad L. Byrd, 27, of the 200 block Highpoint, Romeoville, charged in connection with a 7-year-old bringing a gun to Gifford Elementary School in Elgin. (Credit: Elgin Police)

Man Charged After Boy Brings Loaded Gun To Elgin School

A 7-year-old boy brought a loaded handgun to a northwest suburban elementary school Thursday morning, and the man who allegedly brought the gun to the boy’s home is being held on a $250,000 bond.

12/13/2013

Photo Of Cook County Sheriff's Police Patch (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Deputy’s Foot Injured When Gun Accidentally Fires

The officer’s weapon “accidentally discharged” a few minutes after 3 p.m. in a county administration building at 3026 S. California Ave.

11/14/2013

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