Tag: armed homeowner

  • Episode 200 with Ben Branam

    It usually takes more time making the decision about what to do than pressing the trigger. Knowing what you should do, and what you can do means you need very little attention for accuracy and speed.

  • Episode 199 with Tony Simon

    Most robbers run when they see their victim is armed. That is called deterrence, and more armed defenders deter more attackers.

  • Episode 198 with Andee Reardon O’Brion

    Police are coming into a situation with limited information, you never want to be mistaken for the bad guy.  Make sure the police know who you are, what you look like, if you have a weapon where it is or why you are still holding it. 

  • Episode 197 with Elizabeth Hautman

    Have a plan if your spouse is asleep, and you are at the other end of the house or out in the yard. You get to defend yourself and your family with the tools you have with you.

  • Episode 195 with Robyn Sandoval

    Our defender had his firearm on-body and he made the split-second decision to move away from the house so he didn’t draw gunfire towards his wife and kids.

  • Episode 192 with Tony Simon

    An intruder is attacking your loved one. Have you practiced short distance self-defense?

  • Episode 189 with Jeff Street

    Move as you present your firearm. Shoot your attacker until the threat stops. Move to safety. Call the police, and ask all the witnesses to call the police.

  • Episode 185 with Ben Branam

    We try and be clear about a complex situation. You can use lethal force if someone is going to die, but use lethal force only if you have to.

  • Episode 184 with Tony Simon

    These attackers already showed us that they would hurt people. This time they brought a firearm. Maybe they were going to shoot the kid as he ran out of his burning house. I’m glad our defender was armed. He protected himself and his family.

  • Episode 183 with Andee Reardon O’Brion

    Many people think once they pass the test to get their concealed carry permit, they learned enough. This is not true!