Sheriff Jim Wilson

Why Personal Defense Requires Rapid Response

When the fight comes, it's probably going to be in your face, which means you have split seconds to respond to a personal defense situation. 

How to Use Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication for Self Defense

There’s more to preparing for personal defense than you may think.

Why You Should Trust Your Gut With Personal Defense

While not every gut feeling leads to a dangerous personal defense situation in which we have to use force, we shouldn't ignore our instincts about potentially hazardous circumstances.

Firearms Training Starts with Having the Right Attitude

When it comes to firearms training and personal defense, there's no better starting point than having the right attitude.

Mag-Load a Revolver: A How-To & Practice Drill

You can't reload a revolver with a 1911 magazine...or can you? Here's one thought-provoking method for stoking your snubbie.

I Carry: Springfield Armory TRP Operator 10 mm in a Blade-Tech Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Springfield Armory 1911 TRP Operator 10 mm in a Blade-Tech holster, along with a few other essential pieces of EDC gear.

Winchester PDX1 Defender 7.62×39 mm

Winchester's latest load in its PDX1 line of premium defensive ammunition might be the best option for AK and SKS owners.

Insight Technology M6X Tactical Laser Illuminator

The M6X Tactical Laser Illuminator is a handgun-mounted unit that has both a bright, target-illuminating white light and a laser that projects a red dot on the point of aim.

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