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Fight-or-Flight: Dealing With Body Reactions in Personal Defense

Fight-or-Flight: Dealing With Body Reactions in Personal Defense

Recognizing how your body will instinctively react to a threat and planning accordingly will put...
EDC Medical Gear: On-Body Carry Methods & Tools

EDC Medical Gear: On-Body Carry Methods & Tools

If you take your defensive tools seriously and carry them on a daily basis, then...
Staying Alive: Tips & Tactics for Personal Security

Staying Alive: Tips & Tactics for Personal Security

Here’s professional advice from one of the world's foremost self-defense experts on self-defense skills that...
Documentary Highlights Career of Sheriff Jim Wilson

Documentary Highlights Career of Sheriff Jim Wilson

In conjunction with Panteao Productions and Nighthawk Custom, Shooting Illustrated Field Editor Sheriff Jim Wilson...
66 New Handguns for 2019

66 New Handguns for 2019

From revolvers to striker-fired semi-autos to rifle-caliber pistols, the new-for-2019 handgun market has a whole...
Studying Self-Defense: Do Your Homework

Studying Self-Defense: Do Your Homework

If you have a solid defensive firearm and have taken training classes, you're doing better...
Review: Justified Defensive Concepts Defensive Pistol Skills I

Review: Justified Defensive Concepts Defensive Pistol Skills I

Justified Defensive Concepts, a new defensive-training school in northern Virginia is bringing a different element...
Stealth & The Home-Defense Shotgun

Stealth & The Home-Defense Shotgun

Something rarely discussed in a home-defense plan is the need to be quiet.
Team Tactics: Valuable for Defensive Shooters

Team Tactics: Valuable for Defensive Shooters

Going beyond individual training, knowing how to effectively work in pairs and even teams can...
Lone Star Medics Launches 'Operation Analeptic' Medical Training

Lone Star Medics Launches 'Operation Analeptic' Medical Training

The Lone Star Medics "Operation Analeptic" training event focuses on applying tactical medical skills during...
More Than CCW: Self-Defense Beyond the Firearm

More Than CCW: Self-Defense Beyond the Firearm

When we think of self-defense, we often think about and discuss concealed-carry guns. But living...
Review: Wilson Combat Paul Howe G19

Review: Wilson Combat Paul Howe G19

With its Paul Howe-tuned G19, Wilson Combat took one of the world's most-popular self-defense pistols...
Five Factors Affecting Training: Overcoming the Barriers

Five Factors Affecting Training: Overcoming the Barriers

Many barriers affect the decision to seek effective training. Don’t let them derail your efforts.
Review: SharpShot EZ-Trainer Target

Review: SharpShot EZ-Trainer Target

Looking to build your handgun-handling skills at home? The SharpShot EZ-Trainer is built for at-home...
Surviving a Gunfight: Tips for Preparation & Problem-Solving

Surviving a Gunfight: Tips for Preparation & Problem-Solving

How can you expect the unexpected in a gunfight and survive? Sheriff Jim has a...
Training & Practice: You Need Both to Build Self-Defense Skills

Training & Practice: You Need Both to Build Self-Defense Skills

Think training and practicing are the same thing? Not so, says Sheriff Jim. Here's why...
Top 5 Shooting Illustrated Articles of 2018

Top 5 Shooting Illustrated Articles of 2018

Over the last year, we've covered a range of topics. Here are the top five...
Home-Defense Planning: Threat Response & Training

Home-Defense Planning: Threat Response & Training

Developing a home-defense plan ahead of time will prevent mistakes, help you consider all options...
5 Training Tips for a Personal-Defense Rifle

5 Training Tips for a Personal-Defense Rifle

Sheriff Jim covers some of the important necessities when using a rifle for defensive purposes.
Review: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Tactical

Review: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Tactical

The latest iteration of Ruger’s 22/45 Tactical Rimfire Trainer is sure to hit the mark...
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