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The Armed Citizen® | Bars, Pt. 2

Bars and clubs are places where people go to have some fun, blow off some steam and forget about the workaday world. Unfortunately for thieves who think knocking off the corner tavern could provide them with some fast cash, armed citizens often thwart such efforts.

The Armed Citizen® | Buses

Crimes can occur anywhere, and buses and bus stations are no exception. But armed citizens can turn the tide in such situations.

The Armed Citizen® | Chicago

These Chicagoans protected themselves, their families and customers despite the city’s strict gun laws.

The Armed Citizen® The 1980s

The 1980s featured their share of gun uses, as evidenced by these armed citizen stories.

The Armed Citizen® Teenagers

These armed teens used firearms to defend themselves and family members.

The Armed Citizen® Retail Stores, Part 3

These armed robbery incidents in retail stores were ended by good people with guns.

The Armed Citizen® Veterans On Guard

We salute these armed and ready veterans for their ongoing service to society.

The Armed Citizen® Convenience Store Robberies

Five episodes of armed citizens defending themselves while inside convenience stores.

The Armed Citizen® | Jewelry Store Robberies

Jewelry stores make tempting targets for professional thieves, but these workers weren’t taking it lying down. Check out these “jewels” from the Armed Citizen® archives.

The Armed Citizen® February 2010

When a woman knocked on the door, Donald Kaighn--an NRA member, World War II veteran and gun collector--opened it. Her car had broken down so Kaighn allowed the woman inside to use the phone, a favor she returned by spraying the 84-year-old's face with lighter fluid and hitting him in the head with the can.



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