Post Tagged with: "North Carolina"

Fort Bragg Soldier Arrested After Carrying AR-15 Into Mall For Photo Shoot

Fort Bragg Soldier Arrested After Carrying AR-15 Into Mall For Photo Shoot

The dumbs. He took all the dumbs, and used them all at once. A 25-year-old Army sergeant who was planning to take photos in military gear was arrested at Fayetteville’s Cross Creek Mall Thursday evening […]

Charlotte Resident Shoots Man, Saves A Life

Charlotte Resident Shoots Man, Saves A Life

A Charlotte, NC man has saved the life of a woman by using his personal firearm to shoot and kill the man trying to kill her in an act of third-party self-defense: Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said […]

HEY MAN, NICE SHOT:  Police Officer Shoots Hostage-Taking Criminal In The Face

HEY MAN, NICE SHOT: Police Officer Shoots Hostage-Taking Criminal In The Face

The hostage standoff has been used countless times in television and the movies, to the point it’s now a cliche. The bad guy takes a hostage and uses her (it’s almost always a her) as […]

N.C. Sheriffs Buried Report Showing Dangerous Flaws In Jim Crow-Era Pistol Permit System

N.C. Sheriffs Buried Report Showing Dangerous Flaws In Jim Crow-Era Pistol Permit System

The leading opponent to North Carolina House Bill 562 has been the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association (NCSA), which has steadfastly claimed that the existing discretionary handgun permitting system targeted for repeal as part of HB […]

Concealed Carry Permits Soar In Hippie-Filled Asheville

Concealed Carry Permits Soar In Hippie-Filled Asheville

Asheville, NC, may be something of an artsy mecca in western North Carolina, but it is also becoming very well-armed. Whatever the reason for getting a concealed carry — self-defense, political beliefs about the right […]

Moms Demand Action Fights Repeal Of Jim Crow-Era Law

Moms Demand Action Fights Repeal Of Jim Crow-Era Law

Mom Demand Action is having a hard time taking off their little white hoods: A group of mothers and other advocates says a General Assembly proposal seeking to ease gun regulations in North Carolina raises […]

How To Destroy Your Firearm Training Business Without Even Trying

How To Destroy Your Firearm Training Business Without Even Trying

FTA Firearms is a Wake County, NC-based company that offers a number of relatively basic firearms courses, but which derives their “bread and butter” from conducting the North Carolina Handgun Safety Course that students must […]

Open Carrier Robbed Of Her Gun In Greensboro

Open Carrier Robbed Of Her Gun In Greensboro

A North Carolina woman who kept a handgun exposed in the open center console of her car had it stolen from her in what appears to be a crime of opportunity: The victim was sitting […]

NC State Senator Proposes “Enhanced Carry” Bill Allowing Carry Almost Everywhere, Including Schools

NC State Senator Proposes “Enhanced Carry” Bill Allowing Carry Almost Everywhere, Including Schools

A North Carolina Senate Republican has authored Senate Bill 708 (PDF), the “Homeland Security Patriot Act.” The bill would create a new class of enhanced concealed carry permit holder with a badge and the ability to carry […]

“Gun Free Zones” Fail Again in NC. College Employee Cornered, Murdered.

“Gun Free Zones” Fail Again in NC. College Employee Cornered, Murdered.

A defenseless college employee was murdered in a targeted attack in a campus bathroom by a known assailant who is now on the run. The school’s “gun free zone” failed to save the employee’s life. […]