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Firearms Training: The 9-Hole Barricade

SGM Kyle Lamb (Ret.) - October 04, 2018

The Viking Tactics (VTAC) Barricade will help you train to get back into the fight, quickly.

Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network Protects Its Clients

G&A Online Editors - May 05, 2018

OSG's Michael Bane stops by the Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network booth to talk with Gila Hayes

Hide It All in Plain Sight with Secret Compartment Furniture

G&A Online Editors - May 05, 2018

OSG's Michael Bane stops by to talk to to Jill Herro, owner, designer, and builder, of Secret

Handheld Flashlight Techniques Are Essential Skills For Personal Defense

Jeremy Stafford - March 21, 2018

In the age of high-quality, dependable firearm-mounted lights, the handheld light remains an indispensable tool.

The EDC LifeStyle - Concealed Carry Concerns

Jeremy Stafford - March 21, 2018

The EDC lifestyle can require changing what you wear & where you go.

The Pros and Cons of a Home-Defense Pump Shotgun

Jeremy Stafford - March 20, 2018

Is the pump shotgun still relevant in today's home-defense toolbox?

The Concealed Carry Seat Belt Conundrum

Kyle Lamb - February 15, 2018

It's now a race to get to your legal, concealed carry pistol, and do what you have trained for years to do ' protect yourself and defend your life.

A Training Kit For Personal Defense

Jeremy Stafford - February 07, 2018

SIG Sauer has created a one-stop-shop with their integrated package, covering every component from training to deployment.

Gunsite's Defensive Pistol Training

Katie McCarthy - February 02, 2018

There are few places in this country more renowned for civilian firearms training than Gunsite.

Low-Light Shooting Tactics and Self-Defense

G&A Staff - November 21, 2017

"Just because you know how to do something doesn't mean you should do it." That statement is

Self Defense: Know The Law Or Suffer The Consequences

Richard Nance - August 31, 2017

"Better to be tried by 12 than carried by six." Like many clichés, it has a nice ring to it.

Five Ways To Better Secure Your Home

Jeremy Stafford - August 31, 2017

The goal isn't to live like a hermit or an antisocial shut-in, but there are common-sense ways you

Choosing the Right Self Defense Ammo

Brad Fitzpatrick - September 25, 2015

If you're considering purchasing a firearm for personal defense, there are a number of important decisions that need to be made before you buy.

First Look: SureFire XC1 Pistol Light

G&A Online Editors - January 20, 2015

For 2015, SureFire has introduced a new compact pistol light, the company's smallest and most

Best States for Concealed Carry 2014

G&A Staff - September 24, 2014

It has been nearly 30 years since Florida started the CCW ball rolling across the nation and the

G&A Perspective: Why the Mossberg 500 is the Best Home Defense Shotgun of All Time

Brad Fitzpatrick - October 21, 2013

Today's consumer has a wide variety of choices when selecting a defensive shotgun, but which of

What's the Best Subcompact 9mm on the Market?

Dusty Gibson - August 12, 2013

In choosing the best subcompact 9mm on the market, there are numerous factors to consider: how the gun feels in your hand, reliability, concealability, type of action, magazine capacity, safety features and overall value.

Profiling and Personal Defense: How to Assess Dangerous Situations

Richard Nance - March 05, 2013

The lawful carry of a concealed handgun is an important component of personal defense, but the

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