Reckless Discharge Of A Firearm

(Clockwise from top left) Brandon Phillips, Shawn Johnson, Adam Talley, and Adam Miller have been charged with firing shots at a house party in Matteson, resulting in a standoff that lasted more than three hours before the home was raided. (Credit: Matteson Police)

Four Charged After Shots Fired, Home Barricaded During Matteson Party

Brandon D. Phillips, 22; Shawn Johnson, 24; Adam J. Miller, 25; and Adam A. Talley, 22, are each charged with one felony count of reckless discharge of a firearm, according to Matteson police. All may also face additional charges, police said.

08/26/2015

Manus Shannon (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Two At Roseland Party

Manus Shannon, 27, of the 12800 block of South Irving Avenue in Blue Island, faces one felony count of reckless discharge of a firearm, according to Chicago Police.

07/07/2015

Chicago police Detective Dante Servin listens as Judge Dennis Porter reads his decision at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on Monday, April 20, 2015, in Chicago, for Servin's trial on manslaughter charges in the March 2012 shooting death of Rekia Boyd. The defense asked the judge for a directed verdict after the prosecution finished making its case last Thursday. Porter found Servin not guilty on all counts. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

Judge Throws Out Case Against Chicago Cop In Off-Duty Fatal Shooting

A Cook County judge has cleared a Chicago police officer of all charges in the shooting death of 22-year-old Rekia Boyd three years ago. Family members of the shooting victim were outraged.

04/20/2015

Carlos Luna (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Woman In Pilsen

Carlos Luna, 18, faces felony counts of reckless discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon for the shooting that happened about 8 p.m. in the 1800 block of South Leavitt Street, police said.

02/18/2015

Mario Orta (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged With Shooting At Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer

Two men, one of whom is still recovering from gunshot wounds, have been charged in connection with firing shots at an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s officer outside a bar in the River West neighborhood early Sunday.

12/02/2014

John Silas (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Cop Charged With Firing Gun Through Window Of Home While Drinking

A south suburban police officer was drinking at a friend’s house when he started firing his gun, sending bullets into a neighboring home and vehicle, then called another officer to try to have him hide the evidence.

07/23/2014

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Calumet City Businessman Going On Trial For Firing At Fleeing Robber

A Calumet City businessman is going on trial for shooting at a thief running from his store.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Marcus James (left) and Charles Steward (right) were both arrested for firing several gunshots into the air at midnight on New Year's Day 2012. (Credit: Elgin Police Department)

Two Charged After Firing Guns Into Air In Elgin

Two men were charged Saturday night after they shot off more than 80 rounds of ammunition to ring in the New Year in northwest suburban Elgin.

01/01/2012

Maxwell T. Cannon

Man Charged In Deadly Accidental Shooting In McHenry County

A Woodstock man has been hit with two felony charges for allegedly firing a gun and killing another man in what is believed to be an accidental shooting.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011