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  • April 15, 2015 | Comments
    Concealed Carrier Stops Bat Wielding Attacker in Walmart

    A Washington man found out that you don't bring a baseball bat to a gunfight. A concealed carrier was able to defend himself from a man in a Walmart who grabbed a baseball bat and began to assault him in front of his children. According to local media reports: A 32-year-old man who was shopping with at least three children at a Yakima Wal-Mart was the victim of an unprovoked assault when a stranger picked up a... 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 »

  • February 02, 2015 | Comments
    Eleven Year Old Girl Uses Shotgun to Stop Home Invasion

    In some states, it is a crime to allow children to have access to firearms. I wonder how this case would have played out in one of those states. In this case and 11 year old girl in North Branch Township, Michigan was able to use a shotgun to stop a home invader in his tracks. According to local media reports: A Lapeer County Sheriff's Office news release states one person knocked on all the doors and forced... Read More »

  • January 29, 2015 | Comments
    [Video] Burglar Held At Gunpoint By Homeowner

    Thanks to the watchful eye on a neighbor, a North Carolina homeowner was able to come home and catch a burglar in his home.  The neighbor noticed a suspicious vehicle in the driveway and called the homeowner, John Painter, to let him know.  When her arrived home he found his door forced open and when he went inside he found a man inside.  He retrieved his handgun, held the burglar face down and called 911.  All to... Read More »

  • January 26, 2015 | Comments
    Woman Tries to Rob Arby’s Restaurant With a Knife, She Meets a Citizen Armed With a Gun

    A woman in Utah learned the hard way not to bring a knife to a gunfight over the weekend. According to local media reports: According to a press release from the Vernal Police Department, officers were dispatched to an Arby’s restaurant at 1141 West Highway 40 to respond to reports of a robbery in progress. Dispatch personnel informed officers that a female had a knife and had demanded money. They later added... Read More »

  • January 21, 2015 | Comments
    Homeowner Uses Sword and Antique Gun to Stop Home Invader

    File this under weird, but still technically a defensive gun use. An Austin, Texas resident, Lawrence Faz, broke into an apartment with a knife and tried to rob the occupants. However, one of the roommates was having none of that. He ran into his room and grabbed a sword along with an antique gun. He then used the rudimentary weapons to chase off Faz. According to KXAN: Grabbing the sword and gun, the roommate... Read More »

  • January 16, 2015 | Comments
    Armed Woman in PA Detains Two Thieves at Gunpoint For Police, Police Praise Her

    Fearless, armed women are certainly making a statement so far in 2015. Case in point, when an armed Pennsylvania woman found two men breaking into a car in her driveway she quickly took action. According to local media reports: Ephrata police already had been alerted by a 911 caller that two men were entering cars along Misty and Creek lanes at 2:30 a.m. Monday, according to criminal complaints. But the woman took... Read More »

  • January 02, 2015 | Comments
    Craigslist Robber Tries to Pay With Counterfeit Cash and Makes Threats but His Victim Was Armed…

    Earl May Jr. is currently in police custody and will likely be facing a myriad of charges after the man tried to pull a fast one during a Craigslist transaction. May allegedly tried to purchase a laptop from a man on the popular classifieds website using counterfeit money. When the victim confronted May over the fake cash, May told the victim that he had a gun and attempted to make off with the laptop. Unfortunately... Read More »