Northwest Indiana County Widens Ban On Discharge Of FirearmsThe council said the zone wouldn't apply to hunters during hunting season and it wouldn't apply if gun owners get signed permission from their neighbors.
More Than 500 Guns Turned In SaturdayThe Chicago Police Department said 525 firearms and 87 replicas were turned in at Saturday's gun turn-in.
Man At Large After Fleeing From Vehicle Containing Dozens of FirearmsMidlothian police are searching for a suspect who fled from a vehicle containing dozens of firearms, with one suspect already in custody.
Police Find Six Firearms Aboard A South Side Party BusSix firearms were seized from a South Side Party bus Tuesday afternoon.
Alabama Plan To Arm School Principals Draws Mixed ReactionAt least one local school district near Dayton, Ohio, has installed gun safes in schools so workers can get to weapons if a shooting occurs.
Thieves Steal 40 Firearms From Suburban Gun RangePolice in the south suburbs are looking for a group of thieves that hit a gun range early Friday morning, stealing dozens of guns.
TSA Finds 4 Guns In Luggage At Midway Airport In MarchThree of the four weapons were 9mm pistols and were loaded. The number of guns found at checkpoints continues to rise nationwide.
Suburban Woman Arrested At Midway After TSA Screeners Find Gun In BagA 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.
Chicago Shooting Deaths Are Up ... Or Down, Depending On How You Look At ItJohnson: It’s annoying that people constantly scream about year-to-year shooting statistics on every article that decides to use a different stat, and it’s annoying that we (the press) cling to year-to-year changes as if two years can tell our readers everything they need to know. Two years is nothing!
Lawmaker Wants To Bar 3-D Printing Of Guns Without Federal LicenseAs 3-D printing technology grows more and more sophisticated, an Illinois lawmaker wants to make it illegal to use a 3-D printer to make firearms, or gun parts, unless you have a federal gun manufacturer’s license.
Gun Owners Ask Courts To Let Them Carry Firearms In Public Right AwayDespite Tuesday’s dramatic concealed-carry victory at the Statehouse, gun-rights advocates headed back into federal court Wednesday to object to the pace at which the state intends to carry out the new law and to seek immediate authority to begin carrying their firearms in public places.
Illinois Swamped By Surge In Firearm Owner ApplicationsIllinois State Police say they're trying to deal with a huge backlog of applications for Firearms Owner Identification cards.