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The Armed Citizen® April 9, 2022

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

The Armed Citizen® April 2, 2022

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

The Armed Citizen® March 22, 2022

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

The Armed Citizen® February 26, 2022

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

The Armed Citizen® January 24, 2022

An Oceanside, Calif., resident was allegedly confronted by a group of six people breaking into his home Nov. 10, 2021. The resident was able to retrieve his own firearm and shoot at the invaders, striking at least one of the men. The intruders returned fire before fleeing the scene.

The Armed Citizen® December 29, 2021

A 77-year-old retired Chicago firefighter and CCW holder was working in his garage just after noon on Nov. 6, 2021, when he noticed a vehicle pull into the alley next to him.

The Armed Citizen® November 28, 2021

A female homeowner in Anderson, Ind., called 911 in the early morning hours of Sept. 29 to report that she had shot an intruder. Her neighbor’s home security cameras captured a man wearing a mask parking in front of the home and looking through the front windows.

The Armed Citizen® November 3, 2021

A Houston, Texas, gas station’s security video shows a dark vehicle pulling into its parking lot at 11 p.m. on Sept. 8. A man reportedly got out of the vehicle’s passenger side and approached another man walking in the parking lot, then lifted his shirt to reveal a gun, threatening the victim and demanding valuables.

The Armed Citizen® August 31, 2021

A couple driving their vehicle through a Walmart parking lot in Fresno, Calif., slowed as a man approached them for unknown reasons. The husband got out of their vehicle, and the stranger suddenly charged at him with a knife, causing him to back up several yards.

The Armed Citizen® July 23, 2021

On the evening of May 21, a 33-year-old man walked into a barber shop in Riverside, Calif., apparently intent on causing harm. According to the Riverside Police Department, the suspect, an ex-employee, started a fight with a former co-worker.

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