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  • Orland Park police prepare for concealed carry

    Orland Park police prepare for concealed carry
    As the first round of residents receive state concealed carry permits, Orland Park police have been preparing with additional training and new procedures, said Deputy Chief Thomas Kenealy. "It's a new era for street cops," Kenealy said. "I'll have...
  • Concealed carry permits higher in Orland Park than rest of Cook County

    Concealed carry permits higher in Orland Park than rest of Cook County
    Residents in Orland Park, Orland Hills and Homer Glen applied in January for concealed carry permits at rates higher than most of their neighbors in Cook and Will counties, according to data obtained from the Illinois State Police. As of the last week...
  • Man arrested in connection with Oak Park shooting

    Man arrested in connection with Oak Park shooting
    Police have made an arrest in connection with an April 2 shooting at an apartment complex on the 400 block of North Austin Boulevard. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives arrested Kelsey Jones, 37, at his Chicago home Saturday...
  • Concealed carry gun law meeting canceled

    Concealed carry gun law meeting canceled
    A scheduled meeting in Glenview about the new statewide concealed carry gun law was canceled after village officials expressed concerns over crowd control. Rep. Laura Fine (D-Glenview) said she had planned to host a discussion of the law, which went...
  • Investigation finds Wauconda police justified in fatal shooting

    Investigation finds Wauconda police justified in fatal shooting
    Two Wauconda police officers have been cleared in a shooting that left a man dead earlier this month, authorities said. The officers — whom authorities are not naming — shot John Nightingale, 36, at his home in the northwest suburban town...
  • Lake Co. man charged in 8 North Shore armed robberies

    Lake Co. man charged in 8 North Shore armed robberies
    A Grayslake man has been charged in an armed robbery spree across the North Shore that authorities say netted him more than $1,700 over the course of 10 days last August. Leroy Regan, 38, was indicted this week on federal charges related to eight...
  • Local Voices West: Jan. 23 edition

    Local Voices West: Jan. 23 edition
    Letters to the editor from Naperville, Glendale Heights, Sugar Grove, Glen Ellyn and Downers Grove from the Jan. 23 TribLocal print edition.  O'Hare neighbors I cannot generate much sympathy for those in Wood Dale, Bensenville and nearby suburbs...
  • Local Voices West: March 20 edition

     Local Voices West: March 20 edition
    Letters to the editor from Naperville and St. Charles. Conceal carry A recent letter writer offered an ill-informed lament on concealed carry in Illinois. I would like to address some of his issues. One expressed concern was for children seeing...
  • Hinsdale, Elmhurst residents seek concealed carry permits

    Hinsdale, Elmhurst residents seek concealed carry permits
    The new concealed carry law is having an impact in Hinsdale and Elmhurst where police, first-responders, and other officials are looking at changes in how they do things as a result of the law. To date, 43 residents of Hinsdale have applied to the...
  • Local Voices North: Feb. 06 edition

    Local Voices North: Feb. 06 edition
    Letters to the editor from Palatine, Arlington Heights, Skokie, Morton Grove, Glencoe and Park Ridge. Video gambling For those communities considering overturning their local ordinance prohibiting video gambling, I suggest their local elected...
  • Gun shop owner describes sale of gun used in mall shooting

    Gun shop owner describes sale of gun used in mall shooting
    Dan Millen remembers Darion Marcus Aguilar walking into his Rockville gun shop with an air of confidence and a wad of cash. Aguilar wanted a shotgun, which he said he planned to keep in his home for protection. Aguilar's dress was nondescript, Millen...