Posts from the ‘Self Defense’ Category

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  • October 16, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Concealed Carrier in Phoenix Opens Fire on Two Bank Robbers, 1 Killed, 1 Captured

    Here's another one of those incidents that Shannon Watts of Moms Demand Action claims never happens. A concealed carrier in Phoenix, Arizona allegedly opened fire on two bank robbers. This led to one of the suspects being shot and killed while the second was captured by police nearby. According to ABC15, The owner of the salon next door to the bank said it was another business owner who opened fire. "He took... Read More »

  • October 15, 2014 | Comments
    PA: Democratic State Lawmaker Opens Fire on Suspected Armed Robbers in the Streets of Harrisburg

    A concealed carrying state lawmaker, Rep. Marty Flynn (D), apparently opened fire on a pair of suspected armed robbers on the streets of Harrisburg, PA last night. According to ABC27, Harrisburg police are investigating an attempted robbery and shooting involving two State House Democrats, according to the website www.capitolwire.com. According to the website, State Rep. Marty Flynn of Scranton and State Rep.... Read More »

  • October 14, 2014 | Comments
    Homeowner is Shot in Leg by Home Invader, but Manages to Return Fire, Ends Incident

    It must have been a terrifying night for a Baton Rouge, LA homeowner who awoke to a man in his bedroom armed with a gun. According to NOLA.com, The resident on the 3000 block of Greenwell Street was asleep at about 11:20 a.m. Monday when he woke up, hearing someone breaking into his house. A man armed with a gun then came into the room, and shot the resident in the leg, Baton Rouge police spokesman Cpl. Don Coppola... Read More »

  • October 13, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] WV Sunday School Teacher Arrested For Warning Shot After Being Accosted by 8+ Suspects

    A WV Sunday school teacher, Chris Harris, who was on his way home from church with his girlfriend is now facing serious criminal charges after firing a warning shot into the air. According to WTOV, "It was one of the most scariest experiences I have ever been though,” said CC Roxby, Harris’ fiancé. "They surrounded me saying some pretty vulgar things like they were going to rape my wife in front of me, cut... Read More »

  • October 13, 2014 | Comments
    Concealed Carrier Saves Young Woman From Attacker/Rapist in Broad Daylight

    A 21 year old woman in Flint, MI was brutally attacked and possibly sexually assaulted in broad daylight as she walked home from an area store. The victim was walking home from a store near her home around 2pm when a man forced her into an abandoned home and violently assaulted her. Fortunately, the girl was able to jump out of a window of the home and scream for help. According to MLive, that's when several good... Read More »

  • October 13, 2014 | Comments
    PA Concealed Carrier Shoots Attacker, Who Was Wielding 13in Hunting Knife, in the Groin

    Let's see, what are the quick takeaways from our first defensive gun use on this Monday? 1. Don't bring a knife to a gunfight and 2. OUCH! According to local media sources, a man armed with a 13 inch serrated hunting knife apparently became agitated and confronted another man in the parking lot a store in Philadelphia around 5:30PM yesterday. The victim told the suspect to drop the knife several times, but the suspect... Read More »

  • October 11, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] San Antonio Homeowner Shoots Burglary Suspect

    Texas continues to lead all state in documented defensive gun uses. Here's another one. According to KSAT, According to police, the homeowner heard someone breaking into his Jeep, and that's when he got a gun and held the man for officers. Moments later, the man tried to run away, and that's when the homeowner shot him in the leg, police said. Despite the wound, the man managed to run from the scene. Later that... Read More »

  • October 10, 2014 | Comments
    Homeowner Shoots Armed Suspect Who Attacked and Pistol Whipped Him

    Not a lot of info on this one as of right now, but it sounds like a good shoot from all info currently available. According to one local media report, According to the Boone County Sheriff's Department, deputies responded at about 2:30 Saturday morning to a reported burglary in progress in the 5500 block of Rocky Fork Drive. Upon arrival, they determined that 39-year-old William Harper of Columbia had come to the... Read More »

  • October 08, 2014 | Comments
    Son Shoots and Kills His Abusive Father In Defense of His Mother

    This is a sad story all around out of Bay County, Florida. However, without the son taking action, it is likely his mother would be dead or grievously injured today. Here is the press release from the sheriff's office: The Bay County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call at 2:39 p.m. today in reference to a domestic dispute at 4524 Gore Road in the Allenton community. Deputies arriving found one man dead at the... Read More »

  • October 08, 2014 | Comments
    California Homeowner Defends Wife by Shooting and Killing Home Invader With 911 on the Phone

    Yet another story that shows that when seconds count, the police are only minutes away. A husband had to use deadly force to defend himself, his wife and his home from a home invader earlier this week as his wife talked to a 911 operator. According to PE.com, About 10:45 p.m., a woman called 911 to report a burglary in progress, Riverside County sheriff’s officials said in a news release. The woman said a man... Read More »