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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® 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...
The Armed Citizen® March 3, 2017

The Armed Citizen® March 3, 2017

Just the threat of being shot is enough to scare off some intruders, and that...
The Armed Citizen® February 27, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 27, 2017

Family ties run deep in Rosharon, Texas, where a man defended his mother-in-law during an...
The Armed Citizen® February 24, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 24, 2017

Trouble sometimes comes knocking at the door, and when it happened recently in Miami, the...
The Armed Citizen® February 20, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 20, 2017

When two armed thugs kicked in the back door of a home in Worthington, Ky.,...
The Armed Citizen® February 17, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 17, 2017

Crime doesn’t pay in Chile—especially when the victim is an American ex-pat who keeps a...
The Armed Citizen® February 10, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 10, 2017

If a burglar is determined to break into a house, they will use anything in...
The Armed Citizen® February 6, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 6, 2017

Being home alone can leave one vulnerable, but a gun can turn the tables.
The Armed Citizen® February 3, 2017

The Armed Citizen® February 3, 2017

An Idaho teen woke up after hearing a sharp banging noise early one morning.
The Armed Citizen® January 30, 2017

The Armed Citizen® January 30, 2017

Getting physically removed from a store after causing trouble there apparently bruised a malcontent’s ego...
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