True Stories

Get inspired by true stories of armed self-defense and other real-life incidents involving the use of firearms. Plus, stay abreast of firearms-related news and events across the country and around the world.

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

Bruce’s Story: USCCA Member, Vietnam Veteran and Reverend Defends Neighbor

USCCA — February 26, 2019

Have you heard Bruce’s story yet? Bruce is a Vietnam veteran, reverend and USCCA Member from Florida. He spent years… Read More

Brad’s Story: USCCA Member Uses Pepper Spray to Deter Violent Attacker

USCCA — February 24, 2019

If you’ve ever thought about having to defend yourself from a violent attacker, you need to hear Brad’s story… …he… Read More