Shooting

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

Debunking Shotgun Myths

Over on the Survival Cache Survival Forums (which I moderate and visit frequently) a newer , very welcome member started a post entitled "debunking the shotgun myth". In it, he makes some compelling and valid reasons why he chooses not to use a shotgun, when his suppressed AR has certain qualities that he considers more… 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

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

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

Vallejo Home Intruder Shot, Killed

December 5, 2016, Vallejo, CA - Lamonte Ray Williams II, 30, was shot several times after he kicked in the door to the wrong home.  A 911 call alerted police that there was trouble; a homeowner called the emergency line when he heard his front door being forced open. Started by the sudden entry of… Read More

Homeowner Blasts Invader While On The Phone With 911 (audio)

A Sunrise, FL homeowner named Warren Darlow called 911 last week when he saw a car pull into his driveway and three males got out, walking towards the house. The homeowner did not know any of the males, and was worried that they were there to rob his house. Darlow reported to the dispatcher, “I got… Read More