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When to Speed Up Your Shooting Process

Skillful shooters know when to slow things down and when to speed them up. Sheriff...

Handgun, Shotgun, or Rifle: Which is Best for Home Defense?

Which firearm type is the best for home defense? Rather than try to decide between...

The Effects a Criminal Attack Can Have on the Heart

Criminal attacks are known to raise blood pressure, cause the heart to beat faster and...

Review: Zastava Arms ZPAP92 Alpha & ZPAP92 Alpha FS1913 AK-47-Style Pistols

Zastava Arms recently introduced two new AK-47-style pistols—the ZPAP92 Alpha and ZPAP92 Alpha FS1913—both of...

The Importance of Awareness and Avoidance for Personal Defense

As recent events have made us all aware, staying away from bad things—of any type—is...

Training is Just as Important as the Firearm You're Carrying

It's easy to get fixated on the guns & gear we use for self defense,...

CCW: Expect the Unexpected

We can’t predict when bad things are going to happen and we can’t predict where...

Firearm Practice: Slow and Steady

There's no need to be the fastest when it comes to firearm practice. As they...

How to Think and Act Fast as a Defensive Shooter

With some timely advice given recent events, Sheriff Jim offers some perspective on common tropes...

Medical EDC: Critical Gear You Should Carry

Realistically, all you need in a micro-IFAK is a tourniquet, properly staged on a carrier,...

Pistol-Practice Goal: Make It Second Nature

Ordinary, everyday tasks with your pistol should be as commonplace as breathing. Practice until this...

Modern-Day Lessons from Frank Hamer's Sweetwater Gunfight

Some people take “never give up” to the extreme, like legendary Texas Ranger Frank Hamer,...

Long-Distance Practice: A Good Idea for the Armed Citizen

Most defensive shooters train at 7 yards or closer, which is great, but Sheriff Jim...

5 Myths About the Home-Defense Shotgun

Many gun owners believe these five shotgun myths. Our Shotguns editor separates fact from fiction...

Shooting vs. Fighting: Learn the Difference

So, you've learned how to shoot a gun and hit a target consistently? Good! Now,...

The Great Equalizer: Shotguns & 00 Buckshot

Rifles and handguns certainly have their place in certain scenarios, but there's one platform that...

Snubnose Revolvers: Still Meeting Defensive Needs

The snubnose revolver, staple of 1950s cop shows, has a storied heritage and is still...

Surviving a Gunfight: Go Back to Basics

While more than a century has passed since the days of the Wild West, there...

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...

3 Concealed-Carry Myths Debunked

Some concealed-carry myths are best left behind in favor of more-practical options. Here are three...
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