Here is a closer look at the state of stun gun and taser laws in the United States, including if you need a permit to own one.
Aggravated assault is the fourth-most common crime that occurs in the United States. It’s ranked under larceny/theft, burglary, and motor vehicle theft. An aggravated assault occurs when an attack occurs with the intent to cause grave injury to another person. It can involve a weapon. Weapon-based and weaponless aggravated assault incidents account for about 7% […]
Everyone needs to know the basics of how to defend themselves. With the state of our world today, you never know when someone might get it into their mind that you look like a tempting target. Although your goal should be to escape, several real-world locations create natural trap points where someone could attack. You […]
Throwing stars are a unique self-defense weapon that can maximize damage while expanding your boundaries. If you’ve seen action movies from Japan, China, and other parts of Asia, it’s not unusual to see a few throwing stars flying around the screen. When they’re thrown for fun, this self-defense tool is sometimes called a “Ninja Star.” […]
You see someone suspicious on the street. As they reach into a pocket, your eye catches the glint of a knife blade. There’s a stun gun knife in your pocket. You pull it out to defend yourself, but both options require close contact to be effective. You can’t reach the attacker with the stun gun […]
When crime increases, two reactions occur. Gun sales rise, and so does local interest in self-defense classes. Although most self-defense courses are designed to teach women how to protect themselves, everyone has options. If the class talks about domestic violence, the organizers typically limit it to ages 12 and up. The best self-defense courses involve […]