What You Need to Know About Unlawful Use of a Weapon in Illinois

The Second Amendment to the US Constitution has been interpreted as granting citizens “the right to bear arms.” However, that freedom is not...

Chicago Employs New Technology to Curb Violence

It’s been national news for some time now that Chicago has been plagued by shootings and weapon related murders. But recently, the Chicago...

Threat to Execute Chicago Students and Police Leads to Arrest

The fatal Chicago Police shooting of Laquan McDonald made national headlines after he was shot 16 times while walking down the street with...

Record Numbers of Guns Confiscated by Chicago PD

The number is staggering: 6,521. That is how many illegal guns were removed from Chicago streets in 2015. Taking that number a step further, it means...

Lake County Man Avoids Lengthy Sentence with Plea Deal

It is a simple equation - if you commit a crime with a gun, you may be looking at some serious jail time....