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.

Training to Fight Should Hurt a Little
Kevin Michalowski — June 13, 2019

A couple of weeks ago I got my butt kicked. I finished the day bruised and bleeding but entirely satisfied… Read More

Double-Action Is for Fighting
Kevin Michalowski — June 10, 2019

If you carry a revolver and you “practice” with it by shooting really small groups at 25 yards while thumb-cocking… Read More

How to Secure Your Home Without an Alarm
Scott W. Wagner — June 9, 2019

A majority of U.S. homeowners probably don’t have an alarm system. People have many reasons for not… Read More

Choosing Your Firearm & Ammo
USCCA — June 8, 2019

An excerpt from the USCCA’s Concealed Carry Guide. Few decisions are as personal as selecting your… Read More

Preparing Yourself for Something Wicked
Rick Sapp — June 7, 2019

If you are not preparing, even in some small way, for a disastrous event or wicked encounter that can affect… Read More

It’s Just a Car! Should I Shoot?
Kevin Michalowski — June 6, 2019

Here’s the scenario: Just before 9 p.m. on a hot July evening, you pull into the gas station to fill… Read More