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BREAKING :
RECENT INVESTIGATIONS SHOW THAT IN THE BAY AREA, SOCIAL MEDIA IS PLAYING A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN FIREARMS SALES. ONE POST SHOWED THE MAN WALKING THROUGH A HOME BRANDISHING A GUN WITH A HIGH-CAPACITY MAGAZINE AND TAPPING AN UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN ON HER BUTTOCKS WITH THE BARREL. IN ANOTHER, HE WAVED A PISTOL LOADED WITH A 50-ROUND DRUM MAGAZINE IN THE AIR WHILE DRIVING A CAR. THEY’RE TWO OF SEVERAL SNAPCHAT POSTS BY ANTHONY REED, A 22-YEAR-OLD NEVADA RESIDENT WHO PROSECUTORS ALLEGE USED THE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM TO MARKET WEAPONS IN CALIFORNIA.NASCAR HAS REPORTEDLY BANNED ALL ADVERTISEMENTS FEATURING ASSAULT WEAPONS DUE TO A "GRADUAL SHIFT" IN THE COMPANY'S POSITION ON GUNS. NASCAR HAS REPORTEDLY BANNED ALL ADVERTISEMENTS FEATURING ASSAULT WEAPONS DUE TO A "GRADUAL SHIFT" IN THE COMPANY'S POSITION ON GUNS.FOR THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS, DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES HAVE ATTACKED WALMART FOR SELLING FIREARMS AFTER A FEW EMPLOYEES OF THE BUSINESS GIANT CALLED FOR A WALKOUT BECAUSE THE COMPANY SELLS FIREARMS. BUT AS TWITCHY NOTED, A REPORTER FOR BUSINESS INSIDER DESTROYED THE PERSPECTIVE THE CANDIDATES AND SOME GUN CONTROL ADVOCATES WERE PUSHING BY VISITING WALMART AND DISCOVERING THAT IT IS ANYTHING BUT SIMPLE TO PURCHASE A FIREARM THERE.WALMART CEO DOUG MCMILLON HAS RESPONDED TO A PETITION CALLING ON HIS COMPANY TO STOP SELLING GUNS IN THE WAKE OF TWO MASS SHOOTINGS AT THE RETAILER’S STORES. MCMILLON RESPONDED TO THE PETITION AND E-MAIL, SAYING HE APPRECIATES THAT HE AND THE OTHER SIGNEES CARE ABOUT SAFETY. HE SAID THAT SALES AND PROFIT “ARE NOT DRIVING OUR DECISIONS HERE,” AND THAT THE COMPANY IS CONSIDERING ADDITIONAL STEPS TO REACT TO THE MASS SHOOTING EPIDEMIC. IT MIGHT NOT SURPRISE YOU TO LEARN HE DIDN’T PROMISE TO BAN THE SALE OF GUNS IN HIS STORES. FLORIDA’S TOP GUN LOBBYIST TOOK A SECOND SHOT THURSDAY AT A PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT THAT SEEKS TO PREVENT THE POSSESSION AND SALE OF ASSAULT WEAPONS. MARION HAMMER, A LOBBYIST FOR THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND UNIFIED SPORTSMEN OF FLORIDA, APPEARED BEFORE STATE ECONOMISTS FOR THE SECOND TIME IN A WEEK TO CLARIFY HER OPPOSITION TO THE PROPOSAL SHE CLAIMS WOULD RESULT IN ALL RIFLES AND SHOTGUNS BEING OUTLAWED IN THE STATE.

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IA – TRAINING – Former Navy SEAL Trains Dogs to Find and Attack Active Shooters in Schools. (Click Headline to view Video.)

View NBC Washington Video HERE.

A former Navy SEAL is making headlines for using his skills as a K-9 handler in the military to train dogs to respond to gunfire in schools by tracking down the gunman. Joshua Morton of Iowa originally started training police dogs when he returned from his final overseas. But when he started mass shootings and how assault…

VA – TRAINING – Security firm offers class to train gun owners to take down active shooters (VIDEO)

Executive Security Concepts teamed up with Firepower Tactical to offer an active shooter elimination training class to teach people how to use a concealed handgun to take down that shooter. “I just felt like if there are people out there that are carrying concealed weapons that want to get more training,” Executive Security Concepts owner Chris Ragone said, “and if they’re going to be in a situation where one…

PA –TRAINING – Local church members train to prepare for possible attacks

Early in his presentation on how churches can respond to armed intruders, Brandon Rhone of the ALICE Training Institute posed this question: “Do you or do you not believe this type of event can happen to you?” In fact, members of his audience had already answered just by showing up Wednesday: More than 100 people, including pastors, staff members and lay people, had traveled from throughout Pennsylvania and…

WV – TRAINING – NRA Basic Defensive Pistol Course to be held Aug. 17, 18

Carry & Shoot With Confidence, a North Central West Virginia-based organization focused on firearm safe use, training and continued education, is offering an NRA Basic Defensive Pistol Course on Aug. 17 and again on Aug. 18 (pick your day) at a cost of $100/class (instruction, materials, range fee.) The course will be held at the Deputy Sheriff’s Range in Reynoldsville. This course focuses on developing techniques for…

CA – TRAINING – San Mateo Co. Emergency Services holds active shooter training sessions

Coincidentally, on the week of the mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival, the San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services has been hosting active shooter training sessions for Peninsula law enforcement agencies, fire departments, and other first responders. In the scenario, there is one shooter and multiple casualties. The shooter’s victims are mostly in the School cafeteria. Law enforcement and firefighters respond quickly. They clear the…

NC – TRAINING – Triangle Shooting Academy creates firearm classes for women as gun ownership rises

More women are buying guns, and local firearm training centers are working to make the experience more female-friendly as a result. For a women’s group at Raleigh’s Triangle Shooting Academy, marksmanship and fellowship go together. “These women are good,” said Nancy Wilson, an instructor. “They’re good because they practice.” Women own guns for different reasons, but more women than men cite personal protection for their decision. A…

NC – TRAINING – Triangle Shooting Academy creates firearm classes for women as gun ownership rises (VIDEO)

More women are buying guns, and local firearm training centers are working to make the experience more female-friendly as a result. For a women’s group at Raleigh’s Triangle Shooting Academy, marksmanship and fellowship go together. “These women are good,” said Nancy Wilson, an instructor. “They’re good because they practice.” Women own guns for different reasons, but more women than men cite personal protection for their decision. A…

NAT’L – TRAINING – National Train a Teacher Day

This weekend hundreds of teachers across the country will be getting training to carry concealed handguns at school. July 20th is National Train a Teacher Day with free training being offered for teachers by 239 instructors in 42 states. The training is being offered even in states that don’t yet allow teachers to carry at school. “Even if folks aren’t allowed to have guns on campus, maybe they’ll…

CA – TRAINING – Raisin City Superintendent has school janitor wear mask and carry fake gun in active shooter drill, staff & kids terrified (VIDEO)

A superintendent in the Central Valley is defending his actions after he allowed a janitor to wear a mask, hold a fake gun, and run around campus acting like he was an active shooter. The incident happened at Raisin City Elementary School just before the the summer break. Superintendent Juan Sandoval says it was a drill. But teachers and parents of students, who had no idea it…

AR – TRAINING – AR teachers observe Marine training (VIDEO)

Teachers typically found in the classroom are getting hands-on experience of what it takes to be a United States Marine, undergoing the basics of marksmanship at the Camp Pendleton gun range. Beth Mathys is a Bauxite High School counselor. She is getting to participate in the week-long Educators’ Workshop in San Diego, California. “It’s been extremely educational and inspiring,” Mathys says. Beth says this experience will directly…

UT – TRAINING – Utah educators aim to stop school shooters with unique firearms training course (VIDEO)

Some Utah teachers felt at home on the range Tuesday: the firing range. It was part of a unique tactical firearm training program for educators that made its Utah debut at the Lee Kay Shooting Range. It’s called the FASTER Saves Lives program and their aim is to be ready if an active shooter ever chooses their campus. They ask that we don’t show their faces – so they don’t potentially…

UT – TRAINING – Armed Utah teachers practice response

Nancy Miramontes had 30 seconds to find the gunman. The Utah school psychologist weaved through a maze of dusty halls before spotting him in the corner of a classroom, holding a gun to a student’s head. She took a deep breath and fired three shots, the first time she’s ever used a gun. One bullet pierced the shooter’s forehead. “Nice work,” a police officer told her as…

AZ – TRAINING – Keeping Guns Out of the Woods

Six months ago, the idea of picking up a pistol and learning to shoot it made Flagstaff resident Julie Street nervous. Today, Street is so skilled and comfortable with the pistol as her preferred firearm that she has participated in competitive shooting events with the Flagstaff Action Shooters group. It is handy for Street that her new love for the pistol can be nurtured just down the…

WA – TRAINING – Washington: New Lead Regulations Would Target Shooting Ranges

The Washington Department of Labor and Industries Division of Occupational Safety & Health (DOSH) has released an updated draft of the lead rules they originally released last year following stakeholder meetings.  These proposed regulations will impose complicated and expensive burdens on shooting ranges and retailers, potentially making it difficult for some to continue operations.  DOSH will be holding additional stakeholder meetings to discuss these proposed regulations.  Shooting ranges are vital to the safe…

CO – TRAINING – FASTER aims to train more Colorado teachers to take arms against school shooters

It was deafening when a dozen teachers, parents and school staffers from across Colorado stepped up to the yellow line of a gun range and fired five rounds from their handguns, in tandem. Empty shells bounced like hail across the tight line of shooters. The shells already covered the ground from the day’s exercises of training about two dozen volunteers to stop a school shooter. The shots…

WV – TRAINING – Long-Range Shooting: Setting Up Your System

It just so happens that I had one of the latest precision platforms on-hand for a review in Shooting Illustrated magazine: the Daniel Defense Delta 5. At the rifle’s launch in November 2018, I had a chance to shoot the gun at 1,000 yards and did so pretty effortlessly. Not wanting to ruin a sure thing, I decided to drag this particular T&E gun along for the ride to…

MN – TRAINING – Facing my fear of guns

Guns are not something I grew up around, nor something I’ve had good experiences with. Years ago, I was in Seattle at a mall when there was an active shooter. I could hear the shots, which at first, I thought was a sign crashing down. Within seconds I knew it wasn’t and I ran to the back storage room of the store I was in. The one…

NAT’L – TRAINING – Nerding Out on Gun Grip and Managing the Recoil (VIDEO)

Pretty much every basic firearm class will cover how to grip the gun properly. You can find tons of articles and YouTube videos that cover this as well. But this one I came across the other day from Active Self Protection dives deep into the science of gripping a handgun and controlling the recoil. I found it to be pretty interesting and figured I’d share it here. And as…

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BREAKING :
RECENT INVESTIGATIONS SHOW THAT IN THE BAY AREA, SOCIAL MEDIA IS PLAYING A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN FIREARMS SALES. ONE POST SHOWED THE MAN WALKING THROUGH A HOME BRANDISHING A GUN WITH A HIGH-CAPACITY MAGAZINE AND TAPPING AN UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN ON HER BUTTOCKS WITH THE BARREL. IN ANOTHER, HE WAVED A PISTOL LOADED WITH A 50-ROUND DRUM MAGAZINE IN THE AIR WHILE DRIVING A CAR. THEY’RE TWO OF SEVERAL SNAPCHAT POSTS BY ANTHONY REED, A 22-YEAR-OLD NEVADA RESIDENT WHO PROSECUTORS ALLEGE USED THE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM TO MARKET WEAPONS IN CALIFORNIA.NASCAR HAS REPORTEDLY BANNED ALL ADVERTISEMENTS FEATURING ASSAULT WEAPONS DUE TO A "GRADUAL SHIFT" IN THE COMPANY'S POSITION ON GUNS. NASCAR HAS REPORTEDLY BANNED ALL ADVERTISEMENTS FEATURING ASSAULT WEAPONS DUE TO A "GRADUAL SHIFT" IN THE COMPANY'S POSITION ON GUNS.FOR THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS, DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES HAVE ATTACKED WALMART FOR SELLING FIREARMS AFTER A FEW EMPLOYEES OF THE BUSINESS GIANT CALLED FOR A WALKOUT BECAUSE THE COMPANY SELLS FIREARMS. BUT AS TWITCHY NOTED, A REPORTER FOR BUSINESS INSIDER DESTROYED THE PERSPECTIVE THE CANDIDATES AND SOME GUN CONTROL ADVOCATES WERE PUSHING BY VISITING WALMART AND DISCOVERING THAT IT IS ANYTHING BUT SIMPLE TO PURCHASE A FIREARM THERE.WALMART CEO DOUG MCMILLON HAS RESPONDED TO A PETITION CALLING ON HIS COMPANY TO STOP SELLING GUNS IN THE WAKE OF TWO MASS SHOOTINGS AT THE RETAILER’S STORES. MCMILLON RESPONDED TO THE PETITION AND E-MAIL, SAYING HE APPRECIATES THAT HE AND THE OTHER SIGNEES CARE ABOUT SAFETY. HE SAID THAT SALES AND PROFIT “ARE NOT DRIVING OUR DECISIONS HERE,” AND THAT THE COMPANY IS CONSIDERING ADDITIONAL STEPS TO REACT TO THE MASS SHOOTING EPIDEMIC. IT MIGHT NOT SURPRISE YOU TO LEARN HE DIDN’T PROMISE TO BAN THE SALE OF GUNS IN HIS STORES. FLORIDA’S TOP GUN LOBBYIST TOOK A SECOND SHOT THURSDAY AT A PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT THAT SEEKS TO PREVENT THE POSSESSION AND SALE OF ASSAULT WEAPONS. MARION HAMMER, A LOBBYIST FOR THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION AND UNIFIED SPORTSMEN OF FLORIDA, APPEARED BEFORE STATE ECONOMISTS FOR THE SECOND TIME IN A WEEK TO CLARIFY HER OPPOSITION TO THE PROPOSAL SHE CLAIMS WOULD RESULT IN ALL RIFLES AND SHOTGUNS BEING OUTLAWED IN THE STATE.