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Illinois State Police Instructors Improperly Certified Applicants

Two Illinois State Patrol Firearms instructors are being forced to stop teaching after they gave almost 100 students certificates who had not earned them.

03/18/2014

Willow Long's body was discovered near her Illinois hometown in September days after hundreds of volunteers scoured the area searching for the missing 7 year old.

Willow Long’s Mom Pleads Guilty to Obstruction

The mother of a 7-year-old Illinois girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle was sentenced to 120 days in jail.

01/29/2014

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Ill. Concealed Carry Applications To Begin Sunday

However, it could be months before applicants are allowed to actually carry the firearms.

01/04/2014

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IL Drivers Shouldn’t Be “Ringing In” New Year on Cells

A cell phone call could be costly for some Illinois drivers this New Year. Fines are up to a judge but can range from $60 to $140.

01/02/2014

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Illinois State Police Ready For Concealed Carry Law

Permit applications will be available online January 5, 2014.

12/30/2013

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Illinois: Cell Phone Driving Ban Takes Effect Jan 1st

With the New Year comes Illinois’ new ban on using hand-held electronic devices behind the wheel.

12/30/2013

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Concealed Carry Applications Open For Illinois Instructors

Illinois State Police expect their website will be used to process more than 400,000 applications next year.

12/18/2013

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18-Year-Old Found Shot Dead in East St. Louis

The Belleville News-Democrat reports Roman Brooks was found in snow and a pool of blood early Friday.

12/06/2013

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Man Sought in East St. Louis Killing Surrenders

Authorities say a 25-year-old mother of two was found last Saturday after she’d been repeatedly stabbed in her apartment.

12/04/2013

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Illinois Safety Checks in December

Illinois State Police say you may encounter safety checks on roads in Madison and St Clair Counties during the month of December.

11/28/2013

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