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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® April 24, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 24, 2017

In Indiana, a state conservation officer owes his life to an armed citizen.
The Armed Citizen® April 21, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 21, 2017

Early one morning in March, a family in Fresno, Calif., noticed a man carrying a...
The Armed Citizen® April 17, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 17, 2017

Early one morning, a woman was working on her computer when she noticed one of...
The Armed Citizen® April 14, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 14, 2017

Early one morning a woman was in the act of forcing her way into a...
The Armed Citizen® April 10, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 10, 2017

Attackers come in all forms, both human and animal.
The Armed Citizen® April 7, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 7, 2017

Paternal love knows no bounds. Even after being shot twice himself, a Frankford, Pa., father...
The Armed Citizen® April 3, 2017

The Armed Citizen® April 3, 2017

Would-be thieves picked the wrong victim when they targeted a gun store for a robbery...
The Armed Citizen® March 31, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 31, 2017

Uber has a policy barring firearms, but a Florida driver and his fare are alive...
The Armed Citizen® March 27, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 27, 2017

Two Montana miscreants were no match for an armed homeowner during an attempted burglary.
The Armed Citizen® March 24, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 24, 2017

A driver passing through Tonopah, Ariz., saved a state trooper’s life after a harrowing incident.
The Armed Citizen® March 20, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 20, 2017

When it comes to a mother protecting her child, a mother will stop at nothing...
The Armed Citizen® March 17, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 17, 2017

Sometimes criminals don’t learn their lesson until it is too late, and that was just...
The Armed Citizen® March 13, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 13, 2017

In Chicago, a worker protected his employer’s place of business from being knocked off in...
The Armed Citizen® March 10, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 10, 2017

A Philadelphia auto repair shop owner learned the value of being prepared.
The Armed Citizen® March 6, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 6, 2017

Emergency dispatchers heard gunshots during a 9-1-1 call as a Florida man who was reporting...
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