Illinois State Police http://northernpublicradio.org en Illinois Concealed Carry Trainers In Place http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-concealed-carry-trainers-place <p>There are now 54 <a href="http://www.isp.state.il.us/firearms/ccw/instructor-registry.cfm?State=IL&amp;County=&amp;City=&amp;LastName=&amp;Search=Search">concealed carry instructors approved by the Illinois State Police</a>. Anyone who wants to apply for a permit to carry a concealed weapon has to put in sixteen hours in the classroom and shooting range with an official instructor. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 08:30:00 +0000 Susan Stephens 36637 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois Concealed Carry Trainers In Place No Rush For Concealed Carry: Gun-Rights Activists To Appeal Judge's Ruling http://northernpublicradio.org/post/no-rush-concealed-carry-gun-rights-activists-appeal-judges-ruling <p>Illinois gun-rights advocates will appeal a federal judge’s ruling that prevents them from immediately carrying concealed weapons in public.</p><p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:42:20 +0000 Susan Stephens 33738 at http://northernpublicradio.org No Rush For Concealed Carry: Gun-Rights Activists To Appeal Judge's Ruling Suspect, 5 Others Dead After Shooting In Ill. Town http://northernpublicradio.org/post/suspect-5-others-dead-after-shooting-ill-town <p></p><p>Illinois State Police say the suspect in the slayings of five people at a home in a west-central Illinois is dead.<br>State Police Lt. Col. Todd Kilby said Wednesday morning that the suspect died after a car chase and an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 18:07:50 +0000 WNIJ 28838 at http://northernpublicradio.org Suspect, 5 Others Dead After Shooting In Ill. Town State Police Searching For 'Armed And Dangerous' Suspect Near Rockford http://northernpublicradio.org/post/state-police-searching-armed-and-dangerous-suspect-near-rockford <p>Illinois State Police and other police agencies are still looking for 22-year-old Kody&nbsp;R. Walsh of Rockford. He's the suspect in a shooting death inside a vehicle on the Illinois tollway near South Beloit early Sunday morning.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 09 Sep 2012 17:11:05 +0000 Susan Stephens 18101 at http://northernpublicradio.org State Police Searching For 'Armed And Dangerous' Suspect Near Rockford