True Stories

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

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

A Reminder for Responsible Gun Owners

Rick Sapp — April 19, 2019

Joe Strigle was quietly having breakfast when he heard a commotion across the street on Saturday morning, March 23. Strigle… Read More

What You Need to Know Before You Carry Concealed

Tom McHale — April 12, 2019

There are some big decisions to ponder before you decide to carry a concealed firearm. Perhaps surprisingly, most of those… Read More

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