Sheriff Jim

Firearm Safety: We've Come A Long Way

Sheriff Jim thinks we deserve a pat on the back for advances in firearm safety--but don't get complacent.

How to Welcome the Record Number of New Gun Owners

With record firearm sales and ever-increasing ranks of new gun owners, we should be stronger than ever. Here’s how to help keep up the momentum.

Firearm Training: Safety First

Safety is always key when you are unfamiliar with a new firearm.

You Bought Your First Gun. What's Next?

For new firearm owners, congratulations! Here are some important considerations as you start your journey.

Go Plinking. The Second Amendment Depends On It.

How can you strengthen support for the Second Amendment and grow the shooting community? Grab your .22 LR rifle, a buddy and some targets and just go have fun.

Lights & Home Defense: Firearm Safety Rule 4 in Action

It is a supremely bad idea to break the fourth rule of firearm safety, “Be sure of your target and what is beyond it.” This is why incorporating lights in your home-defense setup is paramount.

7 Sins of Firearm Safety

Firearm safety is paramount, and unfortunately, many people aren't as safe with their guns as they could be. See these seven sins of firearm safety and be sure you aren't guilty of any.

The Importance of Using Lights for Home Defense

It is a supremely bad idea to break the fourth rule of firearm safety, “Be sure of your target and what is beyond it.” This is why incorporating lights in your home-defense setup is paramount.

NRA Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program Reaches 30 Million

The NRA's Eddie Eagle gun safety program recently reached its 30 millionth child in its mission to prevent firearm accidents.

Clearing Handgun Malfunctions

While at the range the other day I had a pistol malfunction that would have become a disaster had it not been for an attentive range officer behind me screaming repeatedly for me to cease fire.

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