Gov. Pat Quinn was side-stepping questions about State Sen. Donne Trotter’s arrest on Wednesday for allegedly trying to carry a handgun onto a flight at O’Hare International Airport, saying the judicial process should play out in court.
An Illinois state senator running to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress was arrested Wednesday morning after he allegedly tried to bring a gun onto a plane at O’Hare International Airport.
Wayne Han, 35, of Valparaiso, reportedly admitted to holding a gun to a 13-year-old girl’s head in an attempt to get her to perform sexual acts.
An American Airlines flight attendant was ordered held in lieu of $10,000 bail Saturday for allegedly trying to bring a gun onto an airplane at O’Hare International Airport.
A Highland elementary school student said he brought an unloaded gun to Warren Elementary School on Tuesday on a dare.
The 20-year-old Maywood man was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center a short time after an officer shot him once in the chest inside an apartment building about 4:30 p.m., authorities said.
The donated book was Robert Stone’s novel “Outerbridge Reach.” But it was really just a holding place for a gold A.S.M. .31-caliber, a single-shot black powder handgun with a wooden handle.
On Monday, students at Evanston Township High Schools arrived at school, trying to come to grips with a teen’s tragic death.
Nicholas Claxton was fired July 23 from an Oak Park restaurant job, but sent a text message to a former co-worker showing him wearing night vision goggles and ballistic armor while holding a shotgun, police said.
Two teenagers have been charged as juveniles for bringing a gun to a near West Side school.
An off-duty Chicago Police officer was wounded Thursday night when her gun accidentally fired.
The 5-year-old child was jumping on a bed when a weapon discharged, apparently from underneath the mattress, police said.
Elaine Robertson, 61, was charged with attempting to board an aircraft with a weapon on Thursday, police said.
A far northwest suburban school was on lockdown for several hours Monday morning, after a middle school student brought a loaded gun to school.
A Montgomery man was in court Wednesday to fight charges he pushed a Kendall County Sheriff’s Deputy at a Wal-Mart store in Oswego, and ended up having a gun pointed at his chest.
A year ago, a Chicago woman fatally shot an intruder who was breaking into her South Side home. Now she’s telling her story to CBS 2′s Pamela Jones.
The 911 tapes have been released from an incident at a Wal-Mart store in Oswego on Super Bowl Sunday, in which an off-duty Kendall County Sheriff’s deputy pulled a gun on a customer at one of the registers.
Four people were in police custody Friday in connection with last week’s fatal shooting of Chicago police officer Clifton Lewis, and one detainee has been charged in an unrelated crime, sources tell CBS 2.
A baggage handler at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is accused of stealing a gun from a police officer’s checked baggage.
Former north suburban Waukegan basketball star Jereme Richmond was not the one with the gun when he visited his ex-girlfriend’s house in August, according to a 9-1-1 recording played in Lake County Circuit Court on Thursday.