assault weapon

Officer Who Threatened to Kill Ferguson Protestor SuspendedThe police officer who was videotaped pointing a semi-automatic assault weapon at, and threatening to kill, a Ferguson protestor has been relieved of duty and suspended.
Metro East Police Seek High-Powered ProtectionThe Madison County Board tonight is expected to approve spending $45,000 to buy 75 heavy-duty bulletproof vests and helmets.
Illinois Sheriffs' Association Opposes Assault Weapon Ban"The ban is not going after what we believe, in the Sheriffs' Association, is the primary issue," said McLean County Sheriff Mike Emery.
Illinois Supreme Court Rules on Assault Weapon BanThe Supreme Court said it wants the trial court to hear evidence on whether assault weapons get the same Second Amendment protections as handguns.

Listen Live