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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 2011

The Armed Citizen® May 2011

Early one morning, a Tulsa homeowner awoke to his doorbell ringing repeatedly-little did he know...
The Armed Citizen® April 2011

The Armed Citizen® April 2011

Jeff Gibson and his wife, Tammy, had returned home after an evening church service when...
The Armed Citizen® March 2011

The Armed Citizen® March 2011

Police said six men with ties to California's Sureno gang drove into a rural area...
The Armed Citizen® February 2011

The Armed Citizen® February 2011

Police said a 32-year-old man was leaving a fast-food restaurant when a robber approached him,...
The Armed Citizen® January 2011

The Armed Citizen® January 2011

Boom! A ruckus woke a woman and her two young children. Her first thought was...
The Armed Citizen® December 2010

The Armed Citizen® December 2010

His delivery completed, a pizza driver began to drive away when a masked man accosted...
The Armed Citizen® November 2010

The Armed Citizen® November 2010

A gas station clerk was working the register when a man walked in and confronted...
The Armed Citizen® October 2010

The Armed Citizen® October 2010

A man, his wife and his school-age brother were asleep in their apartment when an...
The Armed Citizen® September 2010

The Armed Citizen® September 2010

A 15-year-old boy was alone in his mother’s apartment when he heard a strange sound.
The Armed Citizen® August 2010

The Armed Citizen® August 2010

In February an NRA-supported federal law went into effect permitting people who may legally carry...
The Armed Citizen® July 2010

The Armed Citizen® July 2010

When Michael Lish returned home to find the back door and a window ajar, he...
The Armed Citizen® June 2010

The Armed Citizen® June 2010

Police said that early one morning, an armed suspect burst into a home office in...
The Armed Citizen May 2010

The Armed Citizen May 2010

When he was awakened by his home security system, NRA Endowment member Steve Bason prepared...
The Armed Citizen® April 2010

The Armed Citizen® April 2010

NRA member Robert Cole and his wife, Pam, had just started to doze off one...
The Armed Citizen® March 2010

The Armed Citizen® March 2010

Criminal justice instructor Michael Minto was exiting the Kaplan Career Institute when he saw a...
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