Against the Odds...Woman prevails with .22lr

Discussion in 'Self Defense Tactics & Weapons' started by ozo, Aug 9, 2012.

  1. ozo

    ozo Well-Known Member

    Jan 20, 2011
    Nashville TN
    http://www.ajc.com/news/gwinnett/police-id-slain-home-942224.html

    I have referred to this incident many times since the occurrence
    over a year ago......
    What training scenario does anyone teach that would cover this ?
    Before you jump in and say "any of them, all of them, training is
    good,...." or anything like that....that is not my point....
    Training/practice is good.
    You never know when or how you may have to defend yourself,
    despite the MANY these days telling us we must use their program, or video,
    or their tactics, or their.......because it is proven and the best, and it
    only costs this much........
    My point is.....
    to beware of someone selling snake oil.......
    especially if they want your money to show you the best way
    to defend your life and your loved ones......
    because no one knows what scenario will happen in reality.
    [this rant brought to you by the advertising and e-mails I get
    guaranteeing me that their training is best and their prices are low.....
    and they don't even know me....or ????]
     
  2. DixieLandMan

    DixieLandMan Member

    804
    Oct 18, 2011
    Alabama
    Thugs hate it when would-be victims are armed.
     

  3. Charles Christensen

    Charles Christensen New Member

    208
    Nov 13, 2011
    Careful shot placement and multiple shots also reduces the paperwork.

    Also, clean your gun after use.
     
  4. ozo

    ozo Well-Known Member

    Jan 20, 2011
    Nashville TN
    Ya, to get the BG cooties off it....
     
  5. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    Does any one teach SD for folks in wheel chairs? I'm afraid my idea is when threatened shoot first. Let some one else sort it out. My physical condition requires this response.
     
  6. ozo

    ozo Well-Known Member

    Jan 20, 2011
    Nashville TN
  7. Double D

    Double D Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 16, 2009
    North Florida
    I wonder if you almost might have an advantage of sorts, the bad guy thinking you are in a chair and unable to defend yourself.....surprise! Am I wrong? I know its a misconception, but it seems like it may be that way. I am sure you are just as dangerous as the next guy.
     
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