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The Pre-Emptive Strike and Self Defense

What should you do if you notice a shadowy figure slowly approaching you on a dark street? Should you wait until their hands are on you, or prepare yourself to fight back before the attack begins? Although many people are blissfully unaware of the potential for violence until it happens to you, what you do…

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“Security Tips for Home Sellers”

Homeowners who have recently put their home up for sale soon realize that it can be a stressful time. This process seems to take longer and longer, adding to the anxiety felt by home sellers. Although this might not seem like the best time to add on to your ‘to do’ list, there is one…

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The Stark Realities of Street Self Defense

If you watch the news, you’ve probably seen the recent rise in street assaults. Even those who have self defense training or are counting on their tough appearance to dissuade an attacker are not immune to violent crimes. No matter how careful you are, it is impossible to completely avoid the chance of a violent…

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“Violent Crime in America Today”

Today, it’s hard to turn on the TV or radio without hearing about a recent violent crime that has occurred somewhere in the nation. The headlines from coast to coast warn of the potential for assault, rape, murder, and other violent acts. As a result, today most families are aware of this growing threat. On…

Warning Signs of a Dog Attack

Every year, nearly 5 million Americans get bit by a dog. According to the CDC, more than 800,000 of them require medical attention for their injuries. There’s never a surefire way to tell whether an unfamiliar dog will attack you, but there are a few warning signs of an impending dog attack. It is even…

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Gun Safety and the Dangers of Gun Ownership

Millions of Americans currently keep guns in their homes for hunting or self defense purposes. Many gun owners are outspoken proponents of gun ownership and gun rights, and appreciate the feeling of protection provided by their guns. Although a gun can give a sense of safety in the event of a street attack or home…