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The Armed Citizen® November 24, 2023

Nearly a year after being charged for defending herself with a firearm, a woman wins her legal case.

The Armed Citizen® Reload November 17, 2023

These recent accounts featuring brave armed women deserve a second read.

The Armed Citizen® Reload: November 10, 2023

These recent accounts featuring brave armed women deserve a second read.

The Armed Citizen® October 27, 2023

A convicted sex offender was breaking into a woman's house, and ignored her orders to leave. 

The Armed Citizen® October 20, 2023

Two thugs in their 30s—a man and a woman—were no match for a 60-year-old woman when they attempted a home invasion.

The Armed Citizen® October 13, 2023

A woman was in the process of bathing her child when she heard a noise at her door.

The Armed Citizen® October 6, 2023

A woman was pumping gas when she suddenly found herself wrapped in a bear hug by an armed thug. But she was also armed.

The Armed Citizen® September 29, 2023

Don't bring electric clippers to a gun fight ... That's what a Texas man learned when he stalked and assaulted his ex-girlfriend inside her own vehicle. 

The Armed Citizen® September 22, 2023

A 19-year-old man was shot in the neck while he was trying to break into his neighbor’s home.

The Armed Citizen® September 15, 2023

A man with a history of domestic violence was shot by his wife after he threatened to kill her.

The Armed Citizen® September 8, 2023

A man smashed through the window of a house occupied by a woman and her children.

The Armed Citizen® September 1, 2023

A woman took matters into her own hands when a registered sex offender was breaking into her home.

The Armed Citizen® August 25, 2023

A woman who feared for her life when a man attempted to pry open her car—while she was in it—used her firearm to defend herself.

The Armed Citizen® August 18, 2023

A wife came to the defense of her husband when she saw a man force him to the ground and point a gun at his head.

The Armed Citizen® August 11, 2023

A woman broke into a home and attacked the homeowner, but the tables were soon turned on her.

The Armed Citizen® August 4, 2023

A Tennessee woman used a firearm to defend herself and her three minor children against a man who threatened their lives.

The Armed Citizen® July 28, 2023

In an incident that stemmed from a domestic violence altercation, a woman shot and killed a man.

The Armed Citizen® July 21, 2023

What would you do if you arrived home at 1 a.m. and were met by four intruders?

The Armed Citizen® July 14, 2023

A man with a violent criminal history broke into a woman's home early one morning. But she was armed.

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