Chicago Cops Pointed Guns At People 246 Times In One Month Period: New Data
New Findings About Firearm Access, Use Among Children in Cook CountyDr. Linda Teplin has been studying at-risk youth in Cook County since the late-1990s.
Illinois School Board Group Won't Support Arming TeachersA group representing Illinois school boards has again rejected a resolution supporting teachers and other school employees carrying guns in schools.
40 Illegal Guns Seized After CPD Deploys 1,000 Additional Officers For Labor Day WeekendChicago police have reported 12 arrests on illegal gun charges and 40 illegal gun seized after deploying 1,000 additional officers citywide.
Police Seize Arsenals Of Weapons From West PullmanPolice on Sunday seized more than one arsenal of weapons from the West Pullman neighborhood.
56 Illegal Guns Taken Off The Street This WeekendChicago police have taken 56 illegal guns off the streets so far this weekend.
Court Rejects Challenge To Regulation Of Gun SilencersThe justices did not comment in turning away appeals from two Kansas men who were convicted of violating federal law regulating silencers. The men argued that the constitutional right "to keep and bear arms" includes silencers.
Concealed Carry Holder Shoots Gunman In The Head In Little VillageA man with a valid FOID card and concealed carry license shot another man, who displayed a handgun at the first man, in the Little Village, police said.
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.
Why Ald. Ed Burke May Have Been Allowed To Have 23 Guns In Government BuildingIt’s still not known if the guns that were found in November were discovered at Burke’s ward office or at City Hall, but it's hard to miss the irony of a staunch gun control advocate having to turn over 23 guns as a condition of his bond.
Chicago Police Seize More Than 9,600 Illegal Guns In 2018CPD says it is on pace to recover about 900 more guns than were taken off the city's streets in 2017.