Civil rights organization Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) is urging law-abiding people to prepare themselves in the wake of yet another horrific act of violence.
Armed citizens have often aided police officers, as noted in these accounts. An academic study shows that more armed citizens result in lower police deaths.
Dana Loesch says that no matter how often anti-gunners decry lawful, defensive gun use as a myth, the evidence is all around us for those who are paying attention.
A legally armed man stopped a mass shooting in Hamilton County, Alabama. He was in an accounting office where one of the murders occurred.
A legally armed man saves a police officer from a mob attack in Upper Darby, PA.
The Air Force comments on acive shooters; military.com writes contradictory articles about armed defense in active shooter situations.
We watched our politicians dither after the mass murder in San Bernardino. Ordinary citizens are the secret weapon in the defense against terrorism and mass public violence. Here are a few examples.
The August 1, 1966, sniper attack at the University of Texas at Austin bears little resemblance to more-recent campus shooting sprees (e.g., Virginia Tech and Umpqua Community College).
Recent reports out of Israel show that that Israeli civilians aren’t taking a recent spate of terrorist violence lying down, they are arming themselves to fight back.
“Guns are rarely used to kill criminals or stop crimes,” claims the Violence Policy Center (VPC), led by longtime handgun-ban advocate Josh Sugarmann, formerly of the National Coalition to Ban…
In a turnabout, we have a story where an armed girlfriend saved her boyfriend during a home invasion. There are several lessons to be learned from this incident.
As a precaution I had slipped a 9mm pistol into my right jacket pocket so it could be more easily accessed from behind the wheel.
An attempted armed robbery in Milwaukee results in the suspect being fatally shot. Legally armed citizens make armed robbery a suicidal proposition.
Guns are neither good nor evil. A gun is simply a tool. Owning a gun does not make one a good person nor does it make one evil…
In the 1970’s and ’80’s the market for concealed carry holsters was pretty thin, certainly nowhere near what it is today.
Julie Golob, Captain of Team S&W, wife and mom was a special guest on SOTG Radio this week.
A nationally publicized negligent discharge occurred when a police officer was handling a naked handgun in bed.
Before the time of the Internet and self-proclaimed “gun enthusiasts”, we had this vetting process called an Editor…
An armed robber in Florida makes a number of mistakes, but manages to survive them all in this surveillance video of an attempted robbery.
This armed robbery attempt in Houston shows that most armed robbers are reluctant to shoot, and reluctant to kill their victims.
A driver slowly attempts to pass around some protesters blocking a busy street in St. Louis. They attack him and damage the van, but he evades and pulls a gun…
A 12-year-old girl shoots a mountain lion in self defense, while on an elk hunt in New Mexico, at a distance of less than five yards.
A defensive shooting of a mountain lion by a 12 year old girl has not been widely reported. It happened in New Mexico in October of 2014…
A Washington state man and wife are tied during a home invasion. They manage to free themselves access a firearm, and fight back.
A baker resists armed robbers South of Chicago. One is shot seven times; the other robber flees. The police Chief applauds his actions.
Has the use of the word “teenager” by the old media given criminal teens a false sense of immunity???
A potential mass shooting was stopped by an armed defender at a Texas club in El Paso. Five people were wounded; police wish to talk to the defender.
Brian Hiner was at home in Butler County, Ohio when his dog alerted him to an intruder. Hiner retrieved a gun, went to investigate, and apprehended the home invader, but…
If you are considering a career as a bank robber in Arizona you my might think twice. During this segment we have a couple prime examples of why criminal behavior can be hazardous to your health…
An armed citizen in Arizona has stopped a bank robbery in a dramatic and effective fashion. Stolen money was spread across the crime scene.
A man approached a woman in her vehicle in Phoenix, Ariz. and asked if he could use her phone. When the woman refused, the man dragged her from the vehicle…
I want my deputies to get there just as fast as they possibly can if you’ve got a problem. But you better be able to take care of business before we get there if you need to protect your family…
Two armed citizens, one attacker, two off duty police officers. No mass casualties.
Clarke spoke to what he sees as unnecessary confusion surrounding the Second Amendment: “The Second Amendment is pretty clear. You don’t have to be a constitutional scholar to understand it.”…
How many people who looked down their noses at those “paranoid preppers” found themselves stuck out in the freezing temperatures with nothing but a phone in their hands and no help available?
Elaine is a 72-year-old widow who is ready and able to protect her family at a moment’s notice.
One indication of this is a recent report that Detroit Police Chief James Craig thinks arming more citizens is a way to fight crime…
Following the first book, Armed & Smart, Whitman Publishing as released, Armed & Smarter, and continuation of the original theme with more detailed information for the experienced shooter and gun owner.
Being a ‘gun owner’ is only part of the process. We need to bolster the hardware purchase with some software.
The head of INTERPOL created a minor stir when he suggested that armed civilians might be a more realistic answer. You can bet that his comments won’t be ignored by the statist at the UN & the White House…