Preparedness for Kids

Get your kids involved in disaster preparedness. It's fun for everyone and they can be a helpful asset in an emergency.

Para Bellum

Are you prepared, gun-wise, for a societal breakdown?

Gone in 90 Seconds

When the stuff hits the fan and your family has to bug out, preparedness—and the right gear—will help keep you alive.

The Mental Trigger

We continue to express the importance of having a defensive plan.

The Big Picture

How ready are you for a natural or man-made disaster?

When Times Get Tough

While stocking up on guns and ammo, don't forget to have a good cache of spare parts.

Pre-Combat Inspections

Go through these steps often, and you will be better prepared to face a threat.


Planning for self-defense goes beyond owning a firearm and knowing how to use it.

Holiday Safety

Staying alert and aware is taxing enough; around the holidays it can be nearly overwhelming. Sheriff Jim reminds us that constant vigilance is always a worthwhile aim.

Bugging Out

Even if you think you may never need one, having a bag filled with supplies that you can grab at a moment's notice can make all the difference in an emergency.

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