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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® May 29, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 29, 2017

Troublemakers in Houston probably thought they wouldn’t have a problem breaking into cars parked at...
The Armed Citizen® May 26, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 26, 2017

Police in Tupelo, Miss., arrested a burglary suspect after a resident woke up during the...
The Armed Citizen® May 22, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 22, 2017

Imagine being jolted awake by the sound of a crash, then seeing a pick axe...
The Armed Citizen® May 19, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 19, 2017

Miami officials hope that footage from a home security camera will help identify a would-be...
The Armed Citizen® May 15, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 15, 2017

“I would do whatever it takes to protect my business, my family and my customers,”...
The Armed Citizen® May 12, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 12, 2017

Sometimes, a warning is enough to deter a criminal attack.
The Armed Citizen® May 8, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 8, 2017

A store manager got the drop on two alleged criminals in Dublin, Ga.
The Armed Citizen® May 5, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 5, 2017

A lover’s spat could have turned lethal if not for the efforts of an armed...
The Armed Citizen® May 1, 2017

The Armed Citizen® May 1, 2017

Two people were sitting in a car in Venice, Ill., one morning after a Vietnam...
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...
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