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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® September 28, 2011

The Armed Citizen® September 28, 2011

It’s a familiar scenario: An armed citizen with a concealed-carry permit is likely once again...
The Armed Citizen® September 22, 2011

The Armed Citizen® September 22, 2011

When a homeowner’s dogs began barking in bizarre fashion, he grabbed a handgun to investigate...
The Armed Citizen® September 14, 2011

The Armed Citizen® September 14, 2011

Already on edge following a burglary that occurred just days prior, Omar Medina was awakened...
The Armed Citizen® September 7, 2011

The Armed Citizen® September 7, 2011

NRA Country superstar Craig Morgan was whitetail hunting when he received a terrifying phone call-his...
The Armed Citizen® August 31, 2011

The Armed Citizen® August 31, 2011

When three men claiming to be contractors told 86-year-old Walter Peppel that his roof was...
The Armed Citizen® August 26, 2011

The Armed Citizen® August 26, 2011

Tim Lewis was at the park throwing a Frisbee for his German shepherd when he...
The Armed Citizen® August 19, 2011

The Armed Citizen® August 19, 2011

Robert Parsley was watching television one evening when he heard a noise outside. He quickly...
The Armed Citizen® August 10, 2011

The Armed Citizen® August 10, 2011

A woman in her early 50s was getting out of the shower when the bathroom...
The Armed Citizen® August 4, 2011

The Armed Citizen® August 4, 2011

Seeking help following an assault at the hands of her boyfriend, a woman phoned her...
The Armed Citizen® July 28, 2011

The Armed Citizen® July 28, 2011

“You’re not supposed to knock old people down...I’m too old to be going through all...
The Armed Citizen® July 21, 2011

The Armed Citizen® July 21, 2011

Denard Joe was stopped in his car at an intersection when a man wearing a...
The Armed Citizen® July 13, 2011

The Armed Citizen® July 13, 2011

When a noise woke an 84-year-old grandmother, she noticed her hall light was on and...
The Armed Citizen® July 7, 2011

The Armed Citizen® July 7, 2011

Sitting at his kitchen table, a long-time NRA member and competitive shooter was alarmed when...
The Armed Citizen® June 29, 2011

The Armed Citizen® June 29, 2011

Studies prove that Americans experience fewer “hot” burglaries-which occur when homeowners are present and therefore...
The Armed Citizen® June 24, 2011

The Armed Citizen® June 24, 2011

A jewelry store manager was behind the desk when two men dressed in wigs and...
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