A West Side School On LockdownA school was placed on lockdown Thursday in Chicago's East Garfield Park neighborhood after a student was found with a gun.
Indiana Man Arrested After Bringing Gun In Carry-On At MidwayThe Transportation Security Administration said the 53-year-old man was going through a screening checkpoint to board a flight to Atlanta, when officers spotted a .38 caliber revolver in his carry-on luggage.
Misconduct Probe Examines Whether Cops Pressured Motorist To Cough Up A GunIt may have been a manipulation of the Chicago Police Department's efforts to get illegal firearms off the street. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Man Fatally Injures Himself While Cleaning Gun: PoliceJames Smith-Woodward was cleaning his gun at the Hawthorn Suites in the 2800 block of Greens Point Parkway in Hoffman Estates when he shot himself once in the abdomen.
Student Had Unloaded Gun In Lincolnshire, Police SayLincolnshire Police school resource officer Thomas Branick says officials elected not to impose a lockdown. There is no reason to think any student was in danger, he said.
Minister's Son Among Chicago Gun Violence Victims This Labor Day WeekendLavelle Southern was killed early Sunday as he stood outside a West Loop club after a family birthday party.
Aldermen Going After Gun-Shaped Smartphone CasesSome aldermen want the city of Chicago to ban the sale or possession of cell phone cases that look like handguns.
Kid Toting Toy Gun Was In Danger Of Being Shot By Cop, Plainfield Chief SaysA police officer could have easily shot a boy who was playing with a toy gun during a recent encounter -- and the shooting would have been justified -- Plainfield’s police chief tells WBBM.
TSA Finds Another Gun In Carry-On At Midway AirportA Homer Glen man was arrested Wednesday morning at Midway International Airport, after security officers found a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag.
Charges In Large Gun Theft From Freight TrainFederal 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.
Suburban Man Charged With Trying To Bring Gun Into MidwayAnother person has been charged with trying to bring a gun into Midway Airport on Tuesday.
Man Tries To Bring Loaded Handgun Into State Building: PoliceDarren 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.