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Personal Defense on a Budget

Sheriff Jim offers some tips on saving money for anyone looking to purchase their first firearm buyer and the new gun owner.

10 Great Aftermarket Upgrades for the CZ Scorpion

In just a few short years, the CZ Scorpion EVO platform has become so immensely popular that it has spawned a whole swarm of aftermarket parts and accessories.

First Look: Steinel 9mm Subcompact Carry Ammunition

Steinel's new subcompact carry ammunition in 9mm features the 124-grain SCHP bullet, which is ideal for personal defense.

The Price of Security is Eternal Vigilance

We all know the quote, often attributed to Thomas Jefferson, that "eternal vigilance is the price of liberty," but it is also quite applicable to your personal security.

What to Look for in Defensive Firearm Training

In defensive shooting, as in most other things in life, we improve what we measure. First you must make the decision to learn and then improve upon it.

Handgun Reloads: How-To & Expert Tips

Reloads are undeniably one of the most essential skills a serious defensive shooter can have. With that in mind we will look at three different reload techniques to help you master the skill; the emergency reload and then two versions of a tactical reload.

Range Review: Charles Daly Honcho Tactical

Combining several popular new features in the firearm world, the Charles Daly Honcho Tactical features the popular birdshead pistol grip with a detachable magazine. Here's how it performed on the range.

'Guns and Self-Defense:' A Study of Real-Life Personal Protection

New for 2019, "Guns and Self-Defense" examines 23 cases where an armed citizen used their concealed-carry gun to survive a criminal attack.

3 Reasons to Consider the Shotgun for Home Defense

AR-15 rifles are becoming popular home-defense options, but don't forget about the trusty and relatively inexpensive shotgun for home defense.

Skills Check: Empty-Chamber Carry Drill

Think carrying without a round in the chamber is a good idea? Try these empty-chamber defensive drills and find out.

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