Surrender Your Conceal Carry License or Risk Arrest

Concealed carry permit holders in Illinois are receiving letters informing them to turn in their permits immediately, or face arrest. Ken Cook, who has carried concealed since 2014, told Jenise Rebholz, a reporter from Heart of Illinois ABC: “The letter stated you have to surrender your conceal carry license within 48 hours or risk the…

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Citizen Helps Wounded Officer with CCW Firearm


At about 5:05 p.m. on Thursday the 13th, a licensed concealed carry holder assisted a wounded officer in a gunfight. Police attempted to stop the suspect’s car earlier but he sped off. Police then boxed the car in and the driver exited the vehicle, shooting at 31-year-old Cicero Police Officer Luis Duarte and his partner.…

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Dixon, Illinois School Shooting Averted by Armed Resource Officer

Dixon Illinois School Shooting

It’s days like today where reporters get lumps in their throats. News recently broke of yet another high school shooting, this time in Dixon, Illinois. However, unlike the myriad of other bloody stories on the topic, this story didn’t have the depressing and graphic ending that was expected thanks to the actions of one heroic armed school resource officer.

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