Pepper spray or OC spray can be a good defensive tool in situations where carrying a firearm is prohibited or unpractical. But understand, OC spray is not a magic wand that stops attackers in their tracks and send then running for the hills. Attackers can…
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Each year in the United States, there are approximately 38,000 reported carjackings. If you are one of these unfortunate targets, it is important to know that 75% of the time, the bad guy uses a weapon. These numbers coupled with the fact that sitting in a vehicle places you at a tactical disadvantage means we […]
Riley was able to sit down with Jake Jackson of Tier Three Tactical to talk about an enlightening article Jake recently wrote about what he discovered when he analyzed dozens of videos of defensive shootings. After a military career in intelligence, Jake is real big on evidence and statistics. His fact-based findings from these videos […]
I have seen a pandemic of sorts, affecting many gun owners. The disease presents itself primarily when the gun owner is shooting. The symptoms are quite easy to spot. This despicable disease causes the shooter to inexplicably turn into a one-eyed pirate. Fortunately, I have not confirmed any cases where the disease has caused the […]
Bad guys, especially organized and motivated ones, like those pulling off bank robberies, home invasions, kidnappings, and terrorist acts often roll in packs. So scanning and assessing the area for other threats has become a drill I teach and often see. Unfortunately, many instructors and students don’t understand the reason behind the skill; and because […]
The Concealed Carry Lifestyle is challenging in many ways but at the top of the list is understanding the decision to intervene or to exclude yourself from an external encounter in order to safe the life of a stranger. How will you make that decision?