self defense

Good Samaritan Shoots, Kills AZ Trooper’s Assailant

January 12, 2017, Tonopah, AZ - An Arizona Trooper was responding to a rollover traffic accident involving a badly wounded motorist when the trooper was shot and viciously attacked. The trooper was attempting traffic control when suspect came from an unknown location and shot the trooper once in the shoulder and once in the chest, and then assaulted the… Read More

Video: Gun Shop Owner Shoots Armed Robber

In a follow-up to last week's "Gun Store Owner Kills Armed Robber", surveillance video from inside the shop has surfaced. The video clearly shows the owner of Dixie Gun and Pawn , Jimmy Groover, in the foreground, back to the entrance, and a store employee backs up to him, arms raised, looking at something off camera… Read More

VIDEO: Armed Robber Shot, Killed While Robbing KFC

Crayton "Big Wes" West, 52, a man with a history of robberies, had the odds catch up with him at a St. Louis Kentucky Fried Chicken last January when he was shot dead by a responding St. Louis PD Sergeant. Surveillance video clearly shows West at the KFC ordering counter wearing a dark hoodie and a… Read More

Man Tries to Rob Texas Waffle House with AK-47; Gets Shot Instead

Right up there alongside robbing gun shops, robbing a Waffle House in Texas seems to be right up there on the list of "things to not do if I want to survive the day". However, this past July, one genius named Antoine Devon Cooper, 26, of Dallas, decided to do just that. Reportedly, he waltzed… Read More

Oklahoma Man Arrested for Carrying AR-15 in public

Hoo boy. An Oklahoma man "going for a walk" was arrested in Enid, OK earlier this month on a misdemeanor charge of "complaint of unlawful carrying of a weapon", after police received six 911 calls and five non-emergency calls reporting a man walking down the sidewalk wearing a camouflage jacket and  carrying a "military-style weapon"… Read More

Gun Store Owner Kills Armed Robber

I guess the people who really needed to read my post "14 Instances of Sheer Stupid" didn't, because on Dec 27, a gun store owner in Cobb County, Georgia, shot and killed an armed robber in his store.  The owner of Dixie Gun and Pawn in Cobb County, GA, Jimmy Groover, had just opened his… Read More

Hero With Concealed Firearm Saves Cop

Corporal Michael Wheeler of the Mount Vernon, Ohio Police Department, was making contact with a homeless man when the officer was suddenly attacked. The homeless man, who later confessed to being whacked-out on crystal meth, caught the officer off  guard, knocking Wheeler onto his back. The homeless man then leaped onto Wheeler and straddled him, knocking… Read More

Flashlights: Bro, Do You Even EDC?

With the more recent availability of powerful lithium batteries and better bulb technology, EDC (Every Day Carry) flashlights are starting to become the norm. No longer are meek Mini-Maglites in a nylon belt pouch sufficient. Don't believe me? Just Google "EDC Dump", and check out the images. I am willing to bet that at least… Read More

Not As Planned: Robbery Victim Shot By Responding Police

September 24, 2016 just wasn't Pedro Maldonado's day. Maldonado, 41, was speaking with another person, Raul Delacruz, 48, in the parking lot of an Atlanta apartment complex when they were approached by an unidentified man, and robbed at gunpoint. The suspect demanded money from the pair of men, but Maldonado resisted, and an altercation broke out. The… Read More