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A Slingshot?

Yup a slingshot. When I was young, the boys in the neighborhood would always play with toy guns or homemade slingshots. Who would have ever known that it can be considered a viable tool for survival. I know some of our readers have had experience with using them for hunting and such, but I am aware most of our readers have not given this tool much thought. We recently discussed using archery as a skill in your preparedness program, but let us take a look at the slingshot.

The Day After: Widespread Angry Protests, Tactical Alerts, Some Vandalism, No Major Riots

Despite the worst fears of many that this morning America might wake up to a redux of a flaming Compton and Watts, so far there have been no widespread riots or looting, even if vandalism has broken out sporadically among the countrywide angry protests.

Hidden Video: Cops Nationwide Say: “You’re On Your Own”

The investigative journalists at Project Veritas are at it again, and this time they visited local police departments across the nation and asked law enforcement officials what residents should do if they are threatened by a break-in, armed robbery or other violent crime.

Locked and Loaded for Christmas

While you are out doing your holiday shopping, the criminals will also be out in full force conducting their own ‘shopping’ (preying upon others).

Murder, Rape, Robbery and Assault Skyrocket In Bankrupt Stockton, California

As more towns and municipalities across the country are forced into bankruptcy due to reckless spending and lowered tax revenues, residents of once quiet neighborhoods are waking up to the reality that life as they know it is changing drastically. In Stockton, California, which declared bankruptcy earlier this year, your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime such as murder, rape, robbery or assault are 1 in 70, which is nearly four times higher than the national average.

No Hesitation: Watch Security Guard Quick-Draw and Take Down Three Armed Assailants

Thousands of rounds fired downrange during target practice. Hours spent war-gaming possible worst-case scenarios. Time and energy dedicated to preparing the mind and body for confrontation. For one security guard his obvious dedication paid off, and more than likely saved his life.

Video: 71-Year-Old Concealed Carry Holder Opens Fire on Two Would-Be Robbers

Late last week, a man heroically defended himself and a group of people against an armed holdup orchestrated by two young men by use of his own concealed weapon. This is how the tragedy in Aurora, CO. could have been averted!!