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Arrests for Gun Charges are on the Rise in Cook County

It is no secret that violent crime is on the rise in Chicago. Many people all over the city are facing charges for unlawful use of a weapon. The scary truth is that anyone can be charged with this crime, even when they have not unlawfully used a... Continue reading →

Is Pointing an Unloaded Weapon Aggravated Assault?

A St. Louis couple has made headlines recently after they wielded their guns at protesters who broke through their gate and entered their front yard. A St. Louis’ top prosecutor charged the husband and wife with a felony count of unlawful use of a... Continue reading →

Illinois Gun Violence Surges

A couple lives in the suburb of Arlington Heights and commutes into Chicago for work. With the increasing gun violence and rioting happening downtown, they have been becoming even more worried about their safety while commuting. They decided that... Continue reading →