Chicago Man Sentenced To 6 Years In Federal Prison For Possessing Stolen Gun In Douglas ParkA Chicago man was sentenced to six years in federal prison for illegally possessing a stolen semi-automatic handgun in Douglas Park in 2020.
Police Recover Gun Left By Passenger In Rideshare CarA gun was left in a rideshare car by a passenger Wednesday night.
Man Shot By Naperville Police Charged With AssaultA man shot and injured by Naperville police after pointing what authorities initially thought was a real gun at them has been charged with aggravated assault.
Naperville Police Shoot Man When He Turns Gun On ThemPolice responded to a call about a suspicious person Wednesday night and found a man with a gun pointed at his head.
Woman With Concealed Carry License Shoots At Would-Be AttackerA man in Hyde Park was in for a surprise when the woman he was trying to rob pulled out a gun and shot at him.
Gun That Killed Chicago Police Commander Came From Outside IllinoisThe Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence has said 60 percent of all the guns used in crimes in Chicago come from outside Illinois.
Man Charged When Police Find Gun, Marijuana In StrollerOfficers responded to a call of a person with a gun in Austin and found Anthony Kennedy in possession of one as he pushed a baby stroller.
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.