True Stories

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

The Summer Job

In Miami, Florida on March 10 this year, Gwendolyn Jenrette, a 54-year-old property-owner who lived south of 79th Street near… Read More >

Happy Endings in the World of Self-Defense

Last week I referenced one of my favorite on-air sayings: “When you attempt to deprive another human being of their… Read More >

True Stories — August/September 2016

Responding police apprehended the burglar near the scene and transported him to a local hospital for treatment of a gunshot… Read More >

Family Feuds

Even the most minor disagreements have the potential for violence, but things get particularly messy when “familiars” are involved. When… Read More >

Talking to Friends Who Are Unsafe

The importance of firearms safety can’t be overstated. If you have friends who engage in unsafe acts, you have to… Read More >

Bump Drill: Stephen’s Protocol

Clayton Brumby, a Florida resident, shot and killed his son this year. The boy, Stephen, was 14 years old. While… Read More >

True Stories — July 2016

When the burglar opened the door of the closet the woman was hiding in, she fired on him, hitting him… Read More >

Disarming the Innocent

With the recent attention on firearms restrictions and gun control, a friend of mine reached out to share her thoughts… Read More >

It Will Never Happen to Me

Have you ever been a victim of a violent crime? Thankfully, I have not. But I have heard so many… Read More >

Free of Malice: A Great Read and a Great Teaching Tool

I received a book not long ago that I immediately added to my bedside table (where I have a wide… Read More >

True Stories — May/June 2016

Fearing for his and his family’s safety, the homeowner took up a legally owned gun and fired on the… Read More >

Political Violence: What Do You Do?

Regardless of your political leanings, you should be disturbed by what happened at a Donald Trump rally in San Jose… Read More >

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