Don’t Neglect Long-Range Pistol Practice

We all know the conventional wisdom about self-defense shootings is the Rule Of Three: three rounds in three seconds under three yards. The same is said to be mostly true about officer-involved shootings as well (although not everyone quite believes this). Records of civilian defensive shootings have mostly borne this out. Very few defensive shootings […]

Why Don’t You Carry A Backup Gun?

Millions of Americans conceal carry a gun every day. And that number keeps growing. Unfortunately, fewer people carry a spare backup gun. Innovations in smaller, lighter guns firing potent cartridges, along with my training, have sold me on the idea of a backup gun. And should cause you to consider one as well. I remember […]

Two Sheepdogs Are Better Than One: A Pair of Customers Shoot Armed Robber, No One Else Injured

“We don’t feel safe around armed civilians,” some say. “They don’t have the proper training to defend against criminals!” This defensive gun use story out of Indianapolis proves so much anti-gun propaganda patently wrong. Again. Still. Saturday evening, police were called about an armed robbery in progress at a local convenience store. A 26-year-old man had […]