Police Board Rejects Deal To Suspend Chicago Cop 60 Days In Woman's DeathThe police board scrapped the deal that police Supt. Garry McCarthy had struck with Sgt. Steven Lesner. Instead, the eight-member panel of mayoral appointees has ordered a full inquiry into the events that led to Catherine Weiland’s death.
Elderly Man Told To Stop Shooting Down Icicles An elderly west suburban man will not be charged after choosing an unconventional method to knock icicles off his house—a handgun.
Traveler Attempts To Board Plane At Midway With Loaded Handgun: PoliceJosephine M. Coleman, 25, of Country Club Hills, is charged with boarding an aircraft with a weapon, and Cook County Judge James Brown ordered her held Sunday in lieu of $25,000.
Man Charged After Boy Brings Loaded Gun To Elgin SchoolA 7-year-old boy brought a loaded handgun to a northwest suburban elementary school Thursday morning, and the man who allegedly brought the gun to the boy’s home is being held on a $250,000 bond.
Deputy's Foot Injured When Gun Accidentally FiresThe officer’s weapon “accidentally discharged” a few minutes after 3 p.m. in a county administration building at 3026 S. California Ave.
Boy, 12, Arrested After Gun Goes Off In School RestroomThe principal managed to take the gun away from the boy, and police believe the child fired it on accident.
Police: Westmont Man Brought Gun To BMW ChampionshipPolice arrested a Westmont man Monday morning for allegedly trying to bring a concealed firearm into the BMW Championship golf tournament at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest.
Man Pleads Guilty To Pulling Gun During North Side Soccer GameA gang member who pointed a loaded gun at soccer players while their children played nearby last summer at Montrose Harbor pleaded guilty Tuesday and was sentenced to a year in prison.
Former Alderman Charged After Allegedly Bringing Gun To Police Station Former Ald. Sharon Dixon (24th) was ordered held in lieu of $25,000 bond on a felony gun charge Tuesday for allegedly approaching Chicago Police officers outside the Ogden District with a loaded gun over the weekend.
Cops: Video Shows Man Displaying Gun In Bolingbrook High School A southwest suburban man was arrested this week after a surveillance video showed him holding a gun in a stairwell at Bolingbrook High School after school let out for the day, police said.
Student Arrested For Bringing Gun To NW Side High School A 15-year-old student was arrested Monday morning for trying to bring an unloaded handgun into a Northwest Side high school.
Probationer Grabs For Officer's Gun At CourthouseCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports the incident has probation officers renewing calls for more staff.
Off-Duty Cop's Gun Taken During Armed RobberyThe robbery happened about 7:30 p.m., as the off-duty officer sat in his own car near 91st and King Drive, police said.
Cops: Correctional Officer Pulls Gun In Fight Over WasherA Cook County correctional officer faces weapons charges after she allegedly pulled a gun while arguing with a woman over a washing machine and said, “This is all the protection I need.”
Cary Grove Drill To Include Shooting Blanks In HallwaysA school shooting drill planned for tomorrow in the far northwestern suburbs has many parents upset.