True Stories

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

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

True Stories — February/March 2019

Duncan Mackie — February 18, 2019

House Call: Armed Georgia Citizen Stops Robbery at Waffle House An armed man announced a robbery to the employees of… Read More

Five Reasons You Need the USCCA’s Critical Response Team: Your First Call … After 911

USCCA — February 17, 2019

Emotions are high, your family is upset, and you’re shaking with adrenaline. You just had to use deadly force in… Read More

How Old Is Too Old?

Rick Sapp — February 8, 2019

In my mind’s eye, I still see myself as 37 years old. I was between marriages with a job I… Read More