True Stories

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

Uninvited Guest

TACOMA, Washington — A man was shot to death in Tacoma on Sunday morning in what police said, appeared to… Read More >

In Need of Anger Management

KNOX COUNTY, Tennessee — A Knox County stepfather shoots his stepson to stop him from attacking another family member. It… Read More >

Rightly Acquitted

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin — A Milwaukee County jury on Friday acquitted Rudolph Spears of all homicide charges he faced for killing… Read More >

What Goes Around…Comes Around

JACKSON, Mississippi — A grand jury will decide if a 16-year-old boy who allegedly killed his mother’s boyfriend will be… Read More >

Necessary Roughness

MUNCIE, Indiana — Four would-be bandits drove nearly 90 minutes before they decided to get help for one of them… Read More >

Wild, Wild West

WICHITA, Kansas — A shoot out in north Wichita has neighbors talking. That’s because the alleged shooters are both grandmothers. Read More >

Follow Your Instincts

DETROIT, Michigan — Barbara Holland closed her used car lot for the day and drove home. She had checked to… Read More >

Teenage Hero

LUBBOCK, Texas — A Plainview, Texas, family was awakened about 2 a.m., by the chilling sound of someone breaking a… Read More >


SUITLAND, Maryland — Police say a Suitland man prevented a burglary at his home this afternoon, by shooting the suspect… Read More >

Changing the Opposition

PONTIAC, Michigan — At 6:30 in the morning, a woman was walking from her car to her office when she… Read More >

Why You Should Pack Your Gun in the Shower

SOMERVILLE, Massachusetts — A Somerville, Massachusetts, resident had just stepped out of his shower when he heard unusual sounds at… Read More >

Party’s Over!

TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma — A Tahlequah man died from one gunshot wound to the chest early Thursday morning, investigators said. Christopher… Read More >

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