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TX – Home Defense – Texas Homeowners Fight Off Intruder Attack

PR NET- National Carry Academy March 17, 2017 – In Cherokee County, 911 received a call from a woman, saying a man broke into her home and that she shot him. She told the dispatchers that the burglar was still inside her house, and that her husband had detained him. When the sheriff deputies arrived, they located the suspect, who was taken to East Texas Medical Center in Tyler….

TX – Home Defense – Texas Homeowners Fight Off Intruder Attack

PR NET- National Carry Academy March 17, 2017 – In Cherokee County, 911 received a call from a woman, saying a man broke into her home and that she shot him. She told the dispatchers that the burglar was still inside her house, and that her husband had detained him. When the sheriff deputies arrived, they located the suspect, who was taken to East Texas Medical Center in Tyler.

They…

NV – Home Defense – Man Gets Free After Being Tied Up, Shoots and Kills Home Invasion Suspect

BREITBART.COM March 15, 2017 – A Las Vegas homeowner who managed to free himself after being tied up was able to retrieve his gun and shoot and kill one of two home invasion suspects. The homeowner said both suspects were armed. The suspects allegedly tied up the husband and wife with duct tape and Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Dan McGrath said the couple “still had duct tape on them” when…

TN – Home Defense – Roane County husband, wife hold home invasion suspect at gunpoint

WATE.COM March 14, 2017 – A Roane County husband and wife were able to hold a home invasion suspect at gunpoint early Tuesday morning. Homer Fox, 41, is charged with aggravated burglary with home invasion, burglary, and theft. The Roane County Sheriff’s Office says a woman was awakened around 3 a.m. at her home by a noise in the downstairs area. She grabbed her gun, locked her bedroom door…

Nat’l – Home Defense – The One Shotgun That Passed The U.S. Military’s Torture Test

OFF THE GRID NEWS.COM March 9, 2017 – If the average gun owner is asked what the most important weapon to own for home defense is, the answer often is the 12-gauge shotgun. Yes, some will say go with a pistol and others will prefer a semi-automatic rifle, but the 12 gauge is probably the most commonly recommended firearm for home defense. There’s good reason for that. Twelve gauge…

Nat’l – Home Defense – The Tactical Shotgun: Misconceptions and Disinformation

THE ARMS GUIDE.COM February 27, 2017 – Since 1961, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc. has enjoyed exemplary sales totaling in excess of 10,000,000 units of their Model 500 Pump Action Shotgun. Remington has enjoyed the same longevity with their Model 870. Prior to that, Winchester came out with their Model 97 which quickly set the standard of excellence and reliability. Pump action shotguns were the next step after the…

CA – Home Defense – Father kills intruder who shot son in Lemon Grove (VIDEO)

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE February 7, 2017 – An armed intruder who shot a Lemon Grove man was killed by the victim’s father during a home invasion early Tuesday, police said. A second robber escaped. The wounded man, Francisco Suarez Jr., 22, is expected to survive, Sheriff’s Lt. Kenneth Nelson said. He said it appears that the household was targeted by the robbers. The victim and his father, Francisco Suarez…

Nat’l – Home Defense – How to Use a Shotgun for Home Defense

SHOOTING ILLUSTRATED (NRA) February 7, 2017 – Even non-gun folks somehow know a shotgun is a great choice for defending the home. No doubt millions of Americans have Remington 1100s, 870s, Model 12s, Mossbergs  and old doubles stashed in their closets—just in case they go duck hunting or have a break-in, whatever comes first. And the plan is sound … if keeping a shotgun handy was where the home-defense plan began and…

CT – Industry Insider – NSSF Announces First-Ever 3-Gun Fantasy Camp 

Sponsored – NSSF.ORG January 31, 2017 – NSSF today announced its first-ever 3-Gun Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp, to be held April 20-23 at the world-class Clark County Shooting Complex in Las Vegas. This event features shooting instruction from some of the most notable names in professional shooting, including Randi Rogers, Robert Vogel, Tommy Thacker, Dianna Muller, Ryan Muller, BJ Norris and Chris Cheng.   

Nat’l – Home Defense – 8 Industry Experts Pick Their Must-Have SHTF Gun

TACTICAL-LIFE.COM January 30, 2017 – The question is pretty commonly heard at gun shops, barbecues and shooting ranges. Every shooter knows it, and every shooter thinks about it. What gun would you choose if you could only have one gun? It seems simple, but experts and enthusiasts alike know how difficult it can be. We’ve assembled an assortment of industry experts to offer their opinions. On top of learning…

Nat’l – Home Defense – Shooting suppressed handguns in a house (VIDEO)

YOUTUBE.COM – A quick demonstration on how loud a suppressed pistol would sound in your house should you need to use it in a home defense situation. A suppressed pistol is way more beneficial than a non-suppressed pistol. You will preserve your hearing, no muzzle flash (making you a target) and wont “shell shock” yourself in the confines of your home while shooting a loud disorienting cartridge in the…

PA – Home Defense – Pittsburgh cops fatally shoot homeowner who had pulled gun on intruder in ‘horrible chain of events’ (VIDEO)

NY DAILY NEWS.COM January 24, 2017 – A “horrible chain of events” led cops to fatally shoot a Pittsburgh homeowner who had pulled a gun after spotting an intruder, the acting police chief said. Christopher Thompkins, who previously had served time for murder, was in bed with his ex-wife before dawn Sunday when they spotted the 23-year-old assailant standing nearby. Brenda Richmond Thompkins said he grabbed her gun, not…

TX – Home Defense – Dallas Homeowner Fights Off Home Invasion (VIDEO)

DFW.CBS LOCAL.COM January 22, 2017 – Waking up to see on your surveillance monitor a man at your front door with a rifle is enough to rattle anyone, but a day later Terry Morgan is surprisingly calm about what he’s been through. It was the sound of a woman knocking on his door just before 5:00 a.m. Saturday morning that got Morgan out of bed. He grabbed his shotgun and crouched in his…

Nat’l – Home Defense – The World’s Most Versatile (And Underappreciated) Firearm?

OFF THE GRID NEWS.COM January 12, 2017 – The shotgun is perhaps the most versatile firearms on the face of the planet. From big game to small game to game birds, a shotgun will do the job. For home defense, the shotgun is more than capable and intimidating. Need a survival gun? The shotgun can cover it all in the most adverse conditions. The choices of action types, gauges,…

GA – Home Defense – ‘Real Housewives’ Star Kenya Moore Grabs Gun, Chases Suspects from Home

BREITBART.COM January 6, 2017 – Just before the New Year, surveillance cameras captured photographs of Real Housewives of Atlanta‘s Kenya Moore standing outside with a gun as three suspects fled from her home. Moore posted a surveillance image which appears to show the three suspects nonchalantly walking up her driveway toward her home.  7Jan17 KenyaMooreSurveillanceVids

TX – Home Defense – Gun-toting Texas grandma turns tables on armed creep: ‘Anybody break in on me, I’m gonna kill ’em’ (VIDEO)

THE BLAZE.COM January 4, 2017 – Rebbie Roberson resides in Bowie County, Texas — where guns are a familiar sight and used without apology. And this 74-year-old grandmother is no exception. Roberson told KSLA-TV that she was about to sit down Sunday night to watch the TV news when an armed masked man wearing gloves broke into her home. “And when I started to get up, he was in here on…

PA – Home Defense – Homeowner Shoots, Kills Intruder In Frankford (VIDEO)

WPVI 6 ACTION NEWS January 3, 2017 – A home invasion robbery has left a homeowner injured and one of two suspects dead in Philadelphia’s Frankford neighborhood. Police say a 27-year-old homeowner was returning home with his wife and four daughters, ranging in age from 5 months to 4 years old. According to police, two armed men forced their way into the home. There was a struggle with the…

Nat’l – Home Defense – Technology Allows Amazon to Protect Its Drones From Your Guns

GEEK.COM December 30, 2016 – What’s more important than the privacy of Amazon’s customers in the beginnings of the drone era? The safety of the drones from Amazon customers. Amazon filed a patent with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that documents the methods and systems that would be put in place in the event that unmanned drones could face some danger in the wild.   

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