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U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Update on Federal Prosecution, Ongoing Strategies To Combat Violent Crime in Chicago

CHICAGO — John R. Lausch, Jr., United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, today, Monday, November 29, 2021, provided an update on federal prosecutions and strategies to combat violent crime in Chicago and […]

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Chicago Male Convicted, Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison for Unlawfully Dealing Shotguns and Other Firearms in Chicago

CHICAGO — A federal judge has sentenced a man to more than six years in prison for unlawfully dealing shotguns and other firearms in Chicago. Paris Steele illegally sold five firearms in Chicago in 2016 […]

Guns, ammunition, and magazine with Parolee (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office)
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Round Lake Beach Parolee Charged With Illegal Firearms Possession, Cocaine Possession; Arrested in Waukegan

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group concluded a narcotics investigation which resulted in the arrest of a drug dealer and seizure of two firearms. Following an investigation, on Friday, March 12, 2021, Lake […]

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Alleged Chicago Black Disciples Gang Leader Among 23 Defendants Charged in Federal Drug and Gun Investigation

United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois announce the arrest of 23 during sweep targeting Chicago gang Black Disciples (Jim Williams/CBS Chicago). CHICAGO — The alleged leader of the Black Disciples street gang […]