Posts from the ‘Self Defense’ Category

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  • March 29, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Liquor Store Clerk Teaches Armed Robber That Robbing Liquor Stores is a Bad Life Decision

    The store clerk working at Kute's Liquors in Louisville, KY was ready for the life threatening situation that a would be armed robber put him in. According to local media reports: According to police, when the attempted robber pointed his gun at the clerk, the clerk shot him in the chest. Police say the attempted robber left the scene and went to Baptist Health Urgent Care on Taylorsville Road where police... Read More »

  • March 07, 2015 | Comments
    [Video]Little Rock Man Shoots Burglar Breaking Into Neighbors Home

    A Little Rock man saw a man breaking into his neighbor's house and feared for her safety.  He grabbed a gun, fearing the wheelchair-bound neighbor was home.  He was able to interrupt the burglary and hold the suspects at gunpoint, but when he felt threatened he did fire a shot, hitting one suspect in the arm. Here is more from Arkansas Matters: LITTLE ROCK, AR -- A man witnessing criminals breaking into his neighbor's... Read More »

  • March 06, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Magazine Capacity Matters – Homeowner Exchanges 30+ Shots With Home Invader

    This story is a perfect example of why magazine capacity matters. Sure, most of the defensive gun uses we report on this site are over and done with just a few rounds (or no rounds fired at all). However, there are situations where you might find yourself in a battle for your life and every round in that magazine will count. A homeowner in Georgia reportedly exchanged 30-40 shots with a home invader. According to... Read More »

  • February 24, 2015 | Comments
    Catawba County, NC Homeowner Shoots and Kills Intruder

    A Catawba County homeowner used a shotgun to defend his home against two intruders.  Shooting and killing one, while the second is still outstanding.  The homeowner initially heard them break in and grabbed his shotgun and called the police.  When the intruders kicked in a hall door and came towards the homeowner and his wife, the homeowner he fired one shot, striking one of the intruders in the chest, killing him.... Read More »

  • February 20, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Son Buys His Widowed Mother a Gun – Just 1 Week Later, She Needed It

    COLUMBUS, OHIO - Just a week after her son bought his widowed mother a firearm as a gift, she ended up needing it. According to local media reports: Columbus Police at the scene tell 10TV a widow heard someone breaking in, grabbed her gun and shot the intruder. “She was armed and apparently fired multiple shots at him,” said Sgt. Dave Sicilia. The woman’s son says he bought the gun for her a week ago... Read More »

  • February 19, 2015 | Comments
    [VIDEO] Concealed Carrying Pharmacist Shoots and Kills Armed Robber, Saves Customers and Staff

    A concealed carrying pharmacist in West Virginia took control of a dangerous situation that resulted when an armed robber pulled out a gun with several staff members and customers in the immediate vicinity. According to WCHSTV: The robbery occurred about 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Good Pharmacy on North Pinch Road, according to a news release from the sheriff’s department. Deputies said a masked male suspect entered... Read More »

  • February 18, 2015 | Comments
    Female Homeowner Shoots and Kills 1 of 4 Home Invaders, Suspects Charged With Murder

    One home invader is dead and his three accomplices are being charged with his murder after a homeowner in Alabama defended herself against the group. According to local media reports: [Police] said the foursome went to the home of the victim, located in the 100 block of Plainview Drive, earlier in the day on Monday asking to use her phone. She refused to let them inside. They returned around 9:30 p.m. that night... Read More »

  • February 13, 2015 | Comments
    Texas Woman Shoots and Kills Registered Sex Offender Who Tried to Break Into Her Home

    A registered sex offender is dead in Texas after trying to break into the home of a woman in Van Zandt County. The suspect, identified as Christopher Ray Foster, was already accused of arson when he attempted to break into the home. According to local media reports: Investigators with the Sheriff's Office determined that Foster was in the process of forcing entry into a side door of the home when the homeowner... Read More »

  • February 07, 2015 | Comments
    Don’t Bring a Knife to a Gunfight – Hitchhiker Pulls Knife, Victim Pulls Gun

    A hitchhiker in Kentucky learned a couple of valuable lesson this week when a good Samaritan tried to give him a ride. Namely, don't bring a knife to a gunfight. After being picked up by Raymond Givens (yes, I had to read that twice too, it's Raymond, not Raylan Givens) the hitchhiker tried to rob Givens at gunpoint. According to local media reports: Henderson police said Corydon resident Raymond Givens, 45, was... Read More »