Sheriff Jim Wilson

Sheriff Jim Wilson

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Sheriff Jim Wilson

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.

Lending A Helping Hand

Newcomers to the world of concealed carry need the best possible information, which can be hard to find at times.

Perfect Practice

Improving your shooting starts with understanding that you have room to improvement.

Make Use of Cover

Having something between you and the bad guy that can stop incoming rounds seems like a good idea, says Sheriff Jim.

There Is No Sanctuary

Carrying a defensive pistol inside the home should be the same as carrying one outside of the home.

Colonel Rex Applegate

For me, one of the many bonuses of this gunwriter business has been the opportunity to meet and become friends with a number of the firearm enthusiasts of an earlier generation; legendary figures such as Frank Hamer Jr., Bill Jordan, Bill Toney, Col Walter Walsh and the subject of this column: COL Rex Applegate.

What We Plan For

Sheriff Jim reminds us that wishing and hopeful thinking should not be part of your self-defense plan.

A Popular Defense Gun of Yesteryear

Sheriff Jim reminds us that you don't know where you're going until you know where you've been.

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