Shanyka K. Fouche, 22, shot and injured a man while traveling on Interstate 55 on Friday, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol.
Davenport Police say it's "fortunate" no one was killed in the shooting on a downtown parking ramp deck Sunday. Those at the scene refuse to work with police, Chief Paul Sikorski says, so he needs the public's help identifying those involved.
Gun violence, vehicle thefts and juvenile crime were the lead topics Thursday as Davenport Mayor Mike Matson held the first in a series of listening sessions at the Davenport Public Library’s Eastern Avenue Branch.
Two Chicago police officers are under investigation for allegedly beating up a teen boy they arrested earlier this year on the South Side, according to records obtained by the Tribune.
A Davenport man was sentenced to two and half years in prison for buying and reselling guns, at least seven of which were involved in criminal acts, including four homicides in Chicago.
A Rock Island man pleaded not guilty to shooting at a woman in a car, claiming that he only meant to intimidate the woman, who was taunting other people in his household, and the gun went off by accident.
At least two people, one of them a teenager, were fatally shot on the West Side between late Monday and early Tuesday and several others were struck by gunfire, including an 86-year-old woman shot while watering her lawn, according to Chicago police.
Gov. Greg Abbott has said he will sign a bill that would make Texas by far the most populous state allowing people to carry handguns without a license.
Both injured officers were discharged less than four hours after the shooting, ceremoniously rolled out in wheelchairs in front of a line of about 50 waiting officers before getting in their families’ cars, police spokesman Tom Ahern said.
A gun that a man used to kill five people in January shootings in Chicago and a nearby suburb was used in as many five other shootings since 2009, according to a published report.
The Illinois House on Wednesday passed a bill that would expand the scope of the Firearms Restraining Order Act and spread awareness of the law in law enforcement and the general public.
Three soldiers were charged with transferring a firearm to an out-of-state resident, making false statements while purchasing a firearm, money laundering, conspiracy, wire fraud and engaging in the business without a firearms license. They are all stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
A Rock Island man was sentenced to 15 years in prison Tuesday for gun charges in Davenport.
He was jailed in lieu of posting $5,035 and an arraignment is scheduled for May 28.
“The tragedy of the death of 13-year old boy has been clouded by the confusion and frustration my office has caused and for this I apologize,” Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx said.
A Davenport man was sentenced Monday to eight years in prison for owning a gun as a convicted felon.
Statistics included in a news release from the Chicago Police Department reveal that a troubling rise in gun violence this year shows little sign of slowing down. The city had five fewer homicides this April than last April, but the number of shooting victims increased to 299 from 225.
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The city of Chicago on Monday sued a northwest Indiana gun store alleging it has sold hundreds of guns to straw buyers that wound up in the hands of felons or at crime scenes in the city, some within days of purchase.
The city of Chicago on Monday sued a northwest Indiana gun store, alleging it has sold hundreds of guns that wound up in the hands of gang members and felons.