“There are now more than 120,000 concealed-carry licensees in Illinois and it is extremely rare to hear about a permit holder being involved in any violent crime, much less a murder. Friday's was the first of 2015 according to police officials, if not the first at all here since Illinois passed concealed carry. The Illinois standards and requirements are rigorous.
“So far, Illinois has revoked only a couple hundred concealed weapons permits for various infractions, 80 in Cook County. And there hasn't been a notorious case here, such as the infamous George Zimmerman in Florida, one of the original concealed carry states…”
For the I-Team Report, Conceal-carry gun owner crimes in Illinois, click here.