Self-Defense & Home Defense

Be prepared with a variety of concealed carry and firearms tips and tactics that can help keep you and your family safe both inside and outside of your home. Find helpful articles and videos, including the Into the Fray training series, that cover everything from situational awareness and conflict avoidance to cover vs. concealment and the use of force in a critical encounter.

Stop Shooting Now!
Kevin Michalowski — September 16, 2019

The rules surrounding the use of deadly force are pretty clear: You can use your gun to defend yourself, but… Read More

Protecting Houses of Worship, Part 2
USCCA — September 14, 2019

*This article is taken from the guide Protecting Houses of Worship. Click below to get the FREE full-color,… Read More

That Was a Strange Noise. Should I Shoot?
Kevin Michalowski — September 12, 2019

Reminiscent of a great Christmas poem, you have just settled your brain for a long early autumn nap. You’ve completed… Read More

Protecting Houses of Worship, Part 1
USCCA — September 7, 2019

*This article is taken from the guide Protecting Houses of Worship. Click below to get the FREE full-color,… Read More

Avoid, Escape, Survive: How to Avoid Danger, Escape a Deadly Threat and Become a Good Witness
Ed Combs — September 4, 2019

*This article is taken from the guide Avoid, Escape, Survive: How to Avoid Danger, Escape a Deadly Threat… Read More

Counter-Gun Concepts: A Logical Approach to Gun Disarms
Michael Janich — September 4, 2019

The best way to defend against a gun-armed threat is with a comparable or more capable gun. As obvious as… Read More

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