Self-Defense & Home Defense

Be prepared with a variety of concealed carry and firearms tips and tactics that can help keep you and your family safe both inside and outside of your home. Find helpful articles and videos, including the Into the Fray training series, that cover everything from situational awareness and conflict avoidance to cover vs. concealment and the use of force in a critical encounter.

Listen to Your Gut…

Everyone has experienced that vague feeling that something “just isn’t right,” only to discover that there really was a reason… Read More >

Firearms Safety Rules Revised?

I woke up this morning thinking, “I should start a great big fight!” And having done the 9mm vs. .45… Read More >

How Safe is Your Safe?

Quality craftsmanship is something to be admired, whether it’s to be found in a vehicle, a clock, a firearm or… Read More >

Victim/Subject Factors

If you are carrying a concealed weapon because you feel you can’t win a physical confrontation with a younger, stronger,… Read More >

A Wish for the New Year

It’s the holiday season and people like me often take to making wishes. We start the new year full of… Read More >

Don’t Put That Gun Away Yet…

If you end up in a gunfight, there should be no reason to put your gun away quickly. With that… Read More >

Improving Your Odds

If you are ever involved in an armed self-defense situation, it will become a clash between your attorney and a… Read More >

Two Kinds of Folks

In what seems like a Galaxy far, far, away and a time long, long ago, I read a book called… Read More >

Range Rules & Expectations: All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten

Does anyone recall Robert Fulghum’s book, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten? There are some amazingly… Read More >

More Moving and Shooting…with a Twist!

Now that you have the basics of moving and shooting, let’s jump right up to the next level: negotiating obstacles. Read More >

In the Aftermath

It is called the “post incident” and I have interviewed many individuals — some lawfully carrying and some not —… Read More >

Road Rage: No Winners

I’m really getting tired of reading about road rage incidents involving lawfully armed citizens. Because if there is one situation… Read More >

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