The reality today is that Armed Home Invasion robbery is far more common than you think! It may not be “front page” news on a daily basis, but, you can be assured that it IS happening in your community on an almost daily basis.
A stand-your-ground law states that a person may use force in self-defense when there is reasonable belief of a threat, without an obligation to retreat first. “Stand your ground” governs U.S. federal case law in which right of self-defense is asserted against a charge of criminal homicide.
While on an international business trip, you are kidnapped and held for ransom. Or, a terrorist attack closes the business district of your city and you find yourself in a dangerous, chaotic fix. How do you stay alive? How do you get to safety on your own?
Like all robbers, the carjacker has come to the situation ready, willing and able to commit violence. While it may seem “it comes out of the blue” to you, the carjacker already has a script in mind – that is, that you will not fight back. The element of surprise works just as well for you as for him!
A recent Congressional Research Service report shows that while gun ownership climbed from 192 million firearms in 1994 to 310 million firearms in 2009, crime fell — and fell sharply. According to the report, the “firearm-related murder and non-negligent homicide” rate was 6.6 per 100,000 Americans in 1993. Following the exponential growth in the number
PALM BEACH, Fla. – I’ve been speaking to a lot of people lately about the issue of layering our defenses, and not relying solely on your one firearm to be your only ‘go-to’ solution. Although my staff and I teach group classes every weekend, during the week we teach private courses, and what I am
At Defensive Shooting Instructors our primary goal is to teach people the life saving skills necessary to protect themselves and/or others through the defensive use of combative tactics and as a last resort – the deployment of firearms. The novice shooter should not be intimidated or feel that he or she may not be ready