True Stories

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

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It wasn’t easy being a teenager with a World War II Pacific combat navy hero for a dad. His silent… Read More >

Bad Dog? No, Bad Dog Owner …

An incident in my Florida neighborhood this past week caused quite a ruckus. An elderly woman had been walking her… Read More >

Keep Fighting!

What does a person usually do after getting shot with a pistol? The same thing he was doing before he… Read More >

True Stories — April 2018

Pillow Fight: Indiana Homeowner Foils Home-Invading Duo A Calumet Township man and his fiancée were watching TV one evening when… Read More >

‘Violence of Action’ Defined

In a fight, violence of action typically wins the day. You need to become violent enough fast enough to end… Read More >

The Value of a Good Holster

Sticking a gun into the waistband without a holster is… Read More >

Maybe It’s Just Me

If a police officer decides to point a gun at me, I am going to follow his instructions even if… Read More >

Prepared and Aware — Any Place, Any Time

Regular readers know how often we at the USCCA comment on how well-suited certain guns are for everyday carry. The… Read More >

Common Sense Is Cheap Insurance

In everyday life, common sense is a good idea, but when carrying a deadly weapon for self-defense, it is absolutely… Read More >

Get to Know Your Local Sheriff

When the media claims that law enforcement supports some particular element of gun control, they are not talking about real… Read More >

Best Robbery Bets

Are you tired of robbing 7-Elevens because you don’t get enough for your next hit of juice? Are you angry… Read More >

Is the FBI Right?

We’ve been brainwashed to believe that the FBI is always right. But over the past few years, we’ve learned that… Read More >

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