True Stories

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

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

Oh, He Looks Harmless…
Rick Sapp — March 8, 2019

Driving through the neighborhood recently, we passed a young man sitting in the middle of the residential street. He was… Read More

Bad Company
John Caile — March 8, 2019

Last week I got a call from a former student of mine who is also a competent criminal prosecuting attorney. Read More

Kerri Ann’s Story: USCCA Member Attacked in Friend’s Home
USCCA — February 27, 2019

It doesn’t take much for a normal day to turn into one of the most pivotal moments of your life…… Read More

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