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The Armed Citizen®

Read these amazing stories which highlight accounts of law-abiding gun owners in America using their Second Amendment rights for self-defense in this online edition of the Armed Citizen®.

The Armed Citizen® Feb. 5, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Feb. 5, 2016

Quick thinking by a Kwick Shop clerk prevented a robbery. A masked man with a...
The Armed Citizen® Feb. 1, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Feb. 1, 2016

Two Nashville, Tenn., football fans were bidding each other farewell outside the home where they...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 29, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 29, 2016

Pierre Phurcien has carried concealed for the past eight years. Recently, the practice came in...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 26, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 26, 2016

Luck ran out for a thief who was involved in a spree of car burglaries...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 18, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 18, 2016

Score two for one armed citizen. A Dayton, Ohio, woman who has been targeted by...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 15, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 15, 2016

A church employee with a right-to-carry permit used his gun to scare off an attacker...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 11, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 11, 2016

Florida’s “stand your ground” law likely protected a Palm Beach resident who shot two intruders...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 8, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 8, 2016

When a California homeless man witnessed a young woman being beaten by a man near...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 4, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 4, 2016

No charges will be filed against a Hamshire, Texas, man who shot and killed a...
The Armed Citizen® Jan. 1, 2016

The Armed Citizen® Jan. 1, 2016

A 79-year-old Tennessee homeowner was determined to have acted in self-defense when he shot two...
The Armed Citizen® Dec. 28, 2015

The Armed Citizen® Dec. 28, 2015

Two adults, who were enjoying the rare appearance of a blue moon along the banks...
The Armed Citizen® Dec. 21, 2015

The Armed Citizen® Dec. 21, 2015

The owner of a clothing store in Milwaukee used a semi-automatic rifle to fend off...
The Armed Citizen® Dec. 18, 2015

The Armed Citizen® Dec. 18, 2015

Two guns didn’t help a bad guy get the better of an armed citizen in...
The Armed Citizen® Dec. 14, 2015

The Armed Citizen® Dec. 14, 2015

One robbery wasn’t enough for a New Mexico criminal, but the second one led to...
 The Armed Citizen® Dec. 11, 2015

The Armed Citizen® Dec. 11, 2015

When the sound of breaking glass woke up a Tuscaloosa, Ala., apartment dweller early one...
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