Secret Service Handling a Spike in Presidential Assassination Threats

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America prides itself on free speech. However, if you threaten to hurt or kill the president, expect a knock on your door. What’s more, if you’ve got guns, you won’t…

Hawaii Thief Uses Mango Picker to Pilfer Pistols and Rifles

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Life is a little different in paradise. “A Maui man is facing federal prison time after stealing six guns from a storage locker. Federal court documents say Sancho Agtaguem rented a…

5 Common Mistakes Good Guys Make In Self-Defense Situations

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We all know deadly force is justified when faced with an imminent, credible threat of death or grievous bodily harm. And yet armed self-defenders often make dumb mistakes in the heat of…

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Judge Neil Gorsuch: A Constitutional Originalist Skeptical of Executive Power

My first thought upon learning that Judge Neil Gorsuch had been nominated to the Supreme Court was about how weird it was for the first time in eight years to hear the…

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Mosque Attacker Was Canadian Armed with an AK-47

  Canadian authorities are holding one under suspicion of carrying out the attack on the Quebec City mosque that Dan wrote about last night: Alexandre Bissonnette, a 27 year old resident of the…

Five Reported Dead, More Injured in Quebec City Mosque Shooting

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“Several people were killed and more injured after gunmen opened fire in a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers, police said on Sunday evening. Mohamed Yangui, the mosque’s president, told reporters…

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Chicago Police Bodycam Video Shows Violence in Chiraq

“Chiraq” remains Chicago’s unwanted and unwelcome nickname.  Given the levels of violence, it should come as no surprise in a city 812 homicides and almost 4400 people shot during 2016. …

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Quote of the Day: This is How Chicago Became Chiraq

“If we really hope to scale back our sprawling prison system, we must send fewer people to prison for violent crimes and keep those we do lock up for less…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Convicted Felon Good Samaritan

Guns save lives. That lesson was learned yet again on January 12th on a desolate stretch of I-10 in Arizona. A Good Samaritan who saved a wounded Arizona State Trooper has now…

Bryant Gumbel: Basketball Players Now Fair Game for Chicago Gang Bangers

According to the caption under the teaser for HBO’s upcoming Real Sports program, “Host Bryant Gumbel returns to his hometown of Chicago to report from Marshall High School, site of the…

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Tallahassee Mayor Gillum Claims Power to Ignore State Firearms Preemption Law

People exercising their right to keep and bear arms shouldn’t have to worry about whether or not they’re violating an obscure local ordinance when they cross a local boundary. That’s one reason every…

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Chicago Killers’ Arrest Records Revealed

The University of Chicago’s Crime Lab released its report Gun Violence in Chicago 2016. The researchers delved into data provided by the Windy City’s PD, winkling out actionable stats. Turns out both…