True Stories

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

Family Comes First

LURAVILLE, Florida — A Clearwater man was shot and critically injured early Friday morning after a Suwannee County family said… Read More >

Anyone For Pizza?

NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia — A man who tried to rob a pizza-delivery driver was in serious condition at Riverside Regional… Read More >

Assault to Victory

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania — A man was charged Monday in a string of recent sexual attacks after a woman who was… Read More >

Tainted Life

OMAHA, Nebraska — “…charges probably won’t be filed in the shooting death…according to police detectives…” Keith Womochil, 37, was found… Read More >

If You Point, You Better Shoot

February 25, 2004 Dear Mr. Schmidt, I will relate a tale you may wish to use; please feel free to… Read More >

Young and Restless

EDMOND, Oklahoma — A University of Central Oklahoma student was arrested early Thursday after attempting to break into an east… Read More >

Absolutely Self-Defense

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida — Wearing a blue scarf that concealed his mouth and nose, the man who entered the Food… Read More >

Football Debt Turns Violent

Gunshots erupted in the evening tranquility of the Colorado Springs, Colorado, neighborhood after an argument over a football debt turned… Read More >

Thugs Arrested and Charged

The gun shoved in night manager Eric Golden’s face during a robbery two weeks before at the Nashville, Tennessee, restaurant… Read More >

Robbers Pose as Customers

District Attorney Robert Schwarz refused to charge an Albuquerque, New Mexico, Dunkin’ Donuts employee with any wrongdoing after the armed… Read More >

Armed Robber Arrested at Nearby Hospital

The bandit brazenly barged into the Rochester, New York, market, shoving a gun into the face of the owner’s wife,… Read More >

Coming Close to Being with the Lord

As social unrest spilled across St. Petersburg, Florida, making headlines throughout the nation, criminals rampaged through the community looting businesses… Read More >

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