True Stories

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

Diamonds…Not A Man’s Best Friend

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — Larry Rowell’s jewelry business had been robbed repeatedly. So, police weren’t surprised when they were summoned… Read More >

Democrats For Guns?

EAST CHICAGO, Illinois — A former police officer shot a man whom he said threatened to rob him early Tuesday… Read More >

Drugs Will Hurt You

KINGSPORT, Tennessee — A pharmacist raised the stakes on a man who attempted to rob a drug store at knife… Read More >

How’s My Shooting?

LODI, California — A big-rig driver fatally shot one of two assailants trying to rob him late Wednesday at a… Read More >

Never Give Up

TACOMA, Washington — Police in Tacoma have found the body of a man they believe was killed by a disabled… Read More >

Turning The Table

WARREN, Michigan — A would-be robber got a little more than he bargained for after targeting the wrong motorist at… Read More >

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 >

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