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.

Party’s Over!
Sten Jackson — September 1, 2004

TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma — A Tahlequah man died from one gunshot wound to the chest early Thursday morning, investigators said. Christopher… Read More

Neighborhood Watch
Sten Jackson — September 1, 2004

CAPE CORAL, Florida — A Cape Coral woman suffered critical injuries when a stranger broke into her house as she… Read More

Using IDPA Competition To Build Your Concealed Carry Skills
Claude Werner — September 1, 2004

Competition tests the functionality of the contestant’s personal equipment. Until tested under pressure, a shooter does not really… Read More

Training and Elections
Tim Schmidt — September 1, 2004

I challenge everyone who reads these words to vote in the presidential election. Most people don’t realize the… Read More

Carrying Concealed Starts With One Finger
Ray Baltes — July 1, 2004

(Top) The tendency for many people is to grasp the weapon from the side, which often leads to… Read More

Carma Jackson
Tim Schmidt — July 1, 2004

I have been blessed with six children, five step-children, eight grandchildren and three step-grandchildren I was born into… Read More

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