True Stories

Get inspired by true stories of armed self-defense and other real-life incidents involving the use of firearms.

The Truth About School Shootings
Michael Martin — May 14, 2019

The following information is an excerpt from Inside School Shootings: What We Have Learned. What… Read More

Raising the Next Generation of Gun Owners
Rick Sapp — May 10, 2019

As one gets older and gains perspective, things pop into the rear-view mirror. Looking back, I’m worried that I didn’t… Read More

Potential Mass Shooters Fixate on Dates?
Rick Sapp — May 3, 2019

The 1999 Columbine High School murderers were 17 and 18 years old. Last month, an 18-year-old girl — originally from… Read More

Armed Homeowner Acting in Self-Defense? Maybe…
John Caile — April 26, 2019

This teachable moment started as a car chase. According to ABC News5, St. Paul police officers “were on patrol around… Read More

My Experience With Church Security
Scott W. Wagner — April 25, 2019

The terroristic bombing attacks by Islamist extremists on three churches and three luxury hotels over the Easter celebration in Sri… Read More

True Stories — April 2019
Duncan Mackie — April 24, 2019

No Refuge Here: South Carolina Woman Shoots Escaped Prisoner Twenty minutes after overpowering two guards to escape from a nearby… Read More