An officer accidentally fired his handgun during a struggle while police were making arrests in suburban Chicago, wounding two other officers, authorities said.
With the solid crack of a crowbar, the hooded burglar sent the showcase glass showering onto the gun shop’s floor and quickly swept several pistols into his shoulder bag.
Kendrick L. Miller, 43, was arrested and charged with felon in possession of a firearm early Thursday following a report of gunfire in Davenport.
A man charged with killing a Chicago police officer admitted to investigators that he pulled his handgun out of his waistband during a traffic stop and opened fire, a prosecutor told a judge Tuesday.
Superintendent David Brown said at press briefing Tuesday that police were told the firearms were in a “very suspicious position” inside one of the rooms.
A Rock Island man pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to charges he owned an unregistered machine gun.
Chicago police leaders have stripped an officer of his badge and police powers two months after he fatally shot 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez.
WATERLOO – A Waterloo man has been arrested after he allegedly squeezed off shots from a pistol when he was attacked by a woman with bear spra…
An AP investigation has found that at least 1,900 U.S. military firearms were lost or stolen during the 2010s, with some resurfacing in violent crimes.
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.
The city of Chicago on Monday filed a lawsuit against an Indiana gun store, contending it has sold hundreds of guns to straw buyers that in turn have ended up in the hands of felons or at crime scenes in the city.
Prosecutors on Sunday said a combination of social media posts and surveillance video placed an 18-year-old man inside the Audi sedan that brought two gunmen to a West Side McDonald’s where a 7-year-old girl was fatally shot.
A Peoria man was sentenced to just shy of five years in federal prison for having a handgun while riding a motorized scooter in a Peoria Walmart.
The police officer who fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb apparently intended to fire a Taser, not a handg…
Seven people were shot and wounded in a Chicago neighborhood in a burst of gun violence during what's shaping up to be one of the city's most violent years in memory, police said.
A man who witnesses said showed up at a suburban Chicago restaurant waving a handgun was fatally shot by police on Wednesday night, authorities said.
The officer was the third Chicago cop to be shot within a week and, according to police Superintendent David Brown, the 16th officer this year shot or shot at, which has outpaced last year at this date.
WATERLOO — Waterloo police recovered a handgun following a report of gunfire Tuesday morning.
The man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding three others Dec. 26 at Don Carter Lanes pleaded not guilty Friday to first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder charges.
A good Monday to all. We're starting our day with temperatures in the negative numbers. And it doesn't look like things are going to change an…
MUSCATINE — A Davenport man was arrested Monday after allegedly brandishing a handgun at subjects at Newell Avenue and Cemetery Lane.
Walmart moved guns and ammunition off the sales floor, citing "civil unrest" in some areas. The items remain available for purchase by customers.
WILDWOOD — Two Millville men were arrested Tuesday after speeding away from an officer attempting to make a traffic stop and after a gun was found in their car, police said.
One man is dead and three other people are injured in a shooting after a large crowd gathered in the 1000 block of West 3rd Street in Davenpor…