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REALLY BAD DAY: Officer Shoots Home Owner Who Just Shot Armed Home Invader

REALLY BAD DAY: Officer Shoots Home Owner Who Just Shot Armed Home Invader

Talk about having a bad day.  An Alabama woman survived both a home invasion by her armed estranged significant other husband, only to be shot by a police officer responding to her mother’s 911 call. […]

Home-Invading Rapist Shot, Killed By Neighbor In Alabama

Home-Invading Rapist Shot, Killed By Neighbor In Alabama

A devastating series of events too place in Gadsden (AL) early Monday morning, leaving a violent predator of a teenager dead, a woman traumatized and violated, and a community reeling in shock. The resident, a […]

SWEET HOME ALABAMA: Birmingham Man Shoots Two Home Invaders

SWEET HOME ALABAMA: Birmingham Man Shoots Two Home Invaders

A 68-year-old Alabama man was surprised by two robbers that came into his home through an unsecured window, but he wasn’t nearly as surprised as the two home invaders were when they started taking fire. […]

‘PICKING’ THE WRONG TARGET: Concealed Carrier Puts Bullet Into Armed Robber’s Nose

‘PICKING’ THE WRONG TARGET: Concealed Carrier Puts Bullet Into Armed Robber’s Nose

A group of thugs in Hartford, Alabama must have been expecting an “easy score” when they set upon a married couple who was returning home from a night out on Friday. They fled in a […]

UNHINGED: Alabama School Forces 5 Y/O To Sign “Suicide Contract” Over Gun Drawing

UNHINGED: Alabama School Forces 5 Y/O To Sign “Suicide Contract” Over Gun Drawing

When the mentally ill are released from halfway houses, they are hired directly into public school administration: An Alabama mother is furious that her 5-year-old daughter was forced to sign a school contract stating she […]

“But You Don’t Need A Gun,” They Said. “All You Need Is Mace,” They Said.

“But You Don’t Need A Gun,” They Said. “All You Need Is Mace,” They Said.

Gun control supporters claim that you don’t actually need a gun for self-defense. They claim that pepper spray, mace, or even insect sprays are all you really need. This (alleged) Huntsville, Alabama robber thought that […]

WHY, THANK YOU: Robber Drops Pistol, Wallet While Fleeing Armed Victim

WHY, THANK YOU: Robber Drops Pistol, Wallet While Fleeing Armed Victim

One of the things we’re learning from the instructors at Gunsite this week is that armed robbers expect compliance, and when they don’t immediately get it, interesting things happen: A robber dropped his pistol and […]

SURPRISE! “Pop-up” Grandmother Drops Burglar With Head Shot

SURPRISE! “Pop-up” Grandmother Drops Burglar With Head Shot

Pritchard, Alabama—north of Mobile—has been a town in decline for more than 50 years, a sort of southern “mini-Detroit.”  Those who can get out, have, and those left behind have had to deal with the […]

No, You May Not Shoot Someone For Trespassing

No, You May Not Shoot Someone For Trespassing

Property can be replaced. Lives cannot. That simple rationale forms the basis of most laws regarding armed self-defense, and also excludes the use of lethal force to preserve property in most jurisdictions. There are notable […]

He Brought A Knife To A Gunfight

He Brought A Knife To A Gunfight

Well, the headline isn’t exactly true. Daniel Pearman did indeed bring a knife with him as his weapon of choice as he attempted to rob a couple at knifepoint on the patio of their Alabama […]