Stories That Happened In CA

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  • September 26, 2014 | Comments
    California Woman Had Gun Held to Her Head by Armed Robber, but She Has a Surprise…

    TURLOCK, CALIFORNIA - A California woman who had a gun held to her head by an armed robber remained calm and realized that she had to get her gun. The woman told the suspect that her valuables were stored in a safe. When she went to open it she didn't pull out money or jewelry, she pulled out a handgun that was stored in the safe. Once the armed robber realized he was now facing an armed victim he turned and fled... Read More »

  • September 17, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] CA Homeowner Shoots Career Criminal, on Probation, Who Broke Into Home

    A California homeowner had to use deadly force to protect himself and his home earlier this week when a man broke in sometime after 11pm. Grachia Nalbanyan, the suspect, broke into the home and got into a physical altercation with the homeowner. Fortunately, the homeowner was able to arm himself and open fire on Nalbanyan. He was shot once in the hip. Nalbanyan is being held on assault with a deadly weapon charges.... Read More »

  • August 11, 2014 | Comments
    Long Beach, California Resident Shoots and Kills Late Night Intruder

    According to local media reports, suspected intruder is dead in Long Beach, California after encountering an armed homeowner early Sunday morning. Police say a man allegedly broke into a home in the Bluff Park neighborhood and was shot by the homeowner. Responding paramedics declared the suspect dead at the scene. The identity of the homeowner and the suspect are currently being withheld by police. Of course,... Read More »

  • July 08, 2014 | Comments
    Self Defense Roundup for July 8, 2014 – 17 Documented Defensive Gun Uses

    OK folks, it's that time of the week again. Time to tackle some of the backlog of defensive gun uses we have sitting in queue. Today we have stories from many different regions in the country encompassing different venues, weapons, and types of crimes stopped. For many defensive gun use stories there is simply not enough information to write a full article, or we get backlogged due to a high number of stories, so we... Read More »

  • June 26, 2014 | Comments
    CA Homeowner Shoots His Daughter’s Ex-Boyfriend After Being Stabbed Multiple Times

    Two men are in the hospital following an attack in Chino Hills, CA. According to the LA Times, Raiveon Wooden broke into the home of his ex-girlfriend, where she lived with her parents around 2:25am on June 25th. He hid in the garage, and when the girl's father went to investigate noises in the garage, Wooden attacked him and stabbed him multiple times. Fortunately, the father had armed himself prior to venturing... Read More »

  • June 16, 2014 | Comments
    Self Defense Roundup for June 16, 2014 – 8 Documented Defensive Gun Uses

    For many defensive gun use stories there is simply not enough information to write a full article, or we get backlogged due to a high number of stories, so we occasionally publish a defensive gun use round-up to cover the stories from the last several days that fall into these categories. We feel it is still important to document these stories in order to keep the total count of documented defensive gun uses more accurate. It... Read More »

  • May 28, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Man Shot Multiple Times, but Wins Gunfight Against Multiple Home Invaders to Protect Siblings

    A California man was shot multiple times inside of his home in Orosi, CA. However, he was able to shoot 2 of the home invaders who broke into his house. One of the suspects was killed and died in the driveway of the home. A second is in serious condition with life threatening wounds at an area hopsital. According to ABC30, Investigators believe this was an attempted home invasion. When deputies arrived at the... Read More »

  • May 05, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Elderly Resident Shoots and Kills Two Young Home Invaders in California

    Here is another great example of guns being used an equalizer. What chance would two elderly people living alone have against two young men in the prime of their life in a physical altercation? According to neighbors, an elderly, widowed homeowner asked her brother to move into her home due to a string of burglaries in the area. This turned out to be a good decision according to CBS Sacramento, According to the... Read More »

  • May 01, 2014 | Comments
    [Video] Naked, Armed, Elderly, Retired Fire Chief Gets the Drop on Intruder

    Well, this incident proves that the absolute only thing you need for a defensive gun use is a gun. Clothing optional. Keith Groves, a retired fire chief living in San Diego was awakened by the sound of someone breaking into his home just after 4am. Groves, who says he sleeps in the nude, only had one thought when he realized what was going on - get to my gun. According to a local media report by 10 News, "I... Read More »

  • April 14, 2014 | Comments
    California Jewelry Store Owner Wins Gunfight With Armed Robber

    Many times, the mere presence of a firearm is enough of a deterrent to end a violent crime. However, sometimes a defensive situation does deteriorate into an actual gunfight. This is the situation a jewelry store owner in Antioch, CA found himself in last week. Two armed men attempted to rob the Hardy Nix Jewelry store, but were met with resistance by an armed owner. During a shootout with the suspects, one suspect... Read More »