True Stories

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

Concealed Carry News: April 3, 2019
Tim Schmidt — April 3, 2019

Friends: There’s no question that we are all deeply saddened and outraged when mass tragedies occur, such as the one… Read More

True Stories of USCCA Members
USCCA — March 31, 2019

As a fellow American gun owner, I believe it’s my duty to make sure you’re informed and ready if, God… Read More

The Volunteer: Proof Against Social Proof
Rick Sapp — March 29, 2019

There’s an old joke about the army — nobody in his or her right mind volunteers. Maybe the commander needs… Read More

It’s Never a Bluff
Scott W. Wagner — March 28, 2019

I’ve been teaching cops, prospective cops and civilians defensive shooting for a long time — 33 years to be exact. Read More

Different From ‘Most Kids:’ Teaching Children About Gun Safety
Beth Alcazar — March 26, 2019

Recently, my public Facebook page featured an old video of my children. The clip captures my… Read More

USCCA Membership: Do More Than Just Hope It Will Never Happen to You
USCCA — March 21, 2019

Acting in self-defense… You see it on the news every day, but you never think it’ll happen to you… If… Read More

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