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One of the things that should be discussed is the aftermath of a violent encounter and what you may experience for the days and nights to come.  First of all, if you have survived a violent encounter, you did it right!  The most important aspect of defending yourself is...

During the early part of February 2019, a female college student at Ohio State University should have had the time of her life.  Instead, she had been kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend (who she has a child with) and killed in a deadly confrontation when the...

During the early part of 2019, the northern Nevada area was rocked with four murders that occurred in a relatively short period of time.  The first murder occurred in a town called Gardnerville, NV. In that murder, a female was murdered in her home and no further details were...

Many public businesses and parking lots have become lethal crime scenes for a variety of reasons. Here is a brief account of several incidents in chronological order: June 2018: A gunman shot one person as he attempted to carjack a vehicle in the parking lot...

During a recent social media interaction, one of the participants responding to my post alluded to Active shooters belonging to one particular ethnic persuasion.  I responded that the truth of the matter was that they come from “nearly” every walk of life, ethnicity, gender, age,...

There are a number of situations where other lesser included crimes and homicides that are intertwined.  These crimes involve domestic violence and abuse, stalking, workplace violence and the active shooter.  In 2009, a man went to the dental office in Simi Valley, CA where his...

History and past Active Shooters/Assailants have repeatedly shown us they purposely selected the targets they will attack by what they saw as "soft targets." Shooters have watched, researched or deemed that a particular environment (work site, school, church, public place, etc.) where they feel no...