llinois' concealed carry law goes into effect in January and Cook County, Illinois Sheriff, Tom Dart is expected to make a policy announcement 11 a.m. Tuesday morning concerning the new law. A press release says Sheriff Dart will speak on managing the huge number of concealed carry license applications that the law will create.
Dart will also reveals plans to ensure public safety in Cook County--especially ensuring that people who pose a risk to themselves or others are not grated applications. The press conference will be held at Sheriff's Police Headquarters in suburban Maywood, according to the release.
(photo: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart at Gary Gun Summit last February. Photo courtesy of the Times)