Sheriff Jim Wilson

It All Begins With Educating Yourself

When it comes to choosing a defensive pistol, a few moments spent in research can make a world of difference.

Building The Combat Mindset

Going to the range and pressing the trigger is only the beginning of armed self-defense. Creating a combat mindset requires no trigger time at all.

The Most Important Shot

While some matters of self-defense have changed throughout history, other critical factors remain unchanged.

Stopping the Attack

Sheriff Jim reminds us that stopping an attacker as soon as possible is critical to surviving a criminal encounter.

Thoughts on Home Invasions

There's more to defending your home than just having a home defense gun nearby.

Is Mindset or Gear More Important?

Keeping your head in the game is better for your safety than buying the latest gear.

Accidental or Negligent?

Sheriff Jim talks about how today's gun owners are better than their predecessors in one very important way.

Becoming A Gentleman Warrior

Knowing how to shoot is one thing. Knowing how to stay out of trouble is even better, which is an essential part of being a man-at-arms.

After The Shooting Stops

How does an armed citizen avoid being confused for a threat? There’s no simple solution, but there are ways to minimize that concern.

Exceptions To The Rule

There is no such thing as a typical gunfight.

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