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Attempted burglary leads to shots fired

TX | SB Newspaper  

Monday, October 16, 2017

Attempted burglary leads to shots fired

San Benito man was arrested this past Monday, after the Cameron County Sherriff’s office say he attempted to break into ...

Attacker with knife flees after woman reveals her concealed carry gun

IL | Fox  

Monday, October 16, 2017

Attacker with knife flees after woman reveals her concealed carry gun

 A woman in Illinois was reportedly able to protect herself with her concealed carry firearm after a stranger with ...

I got a gun:' A 78-year-old woman's 911 call lands Pitt student homicide suspect Matthew Darby in jail

SC| WTAE  

Monday, October 16, 2017

I got a gun:' A 78-year-old woman's 911 call lands Pitt student homicide suspect Matthew Darby in jail

A 78-year-old woman looking out her window called police to report a suspicious man. Police said that man ...

Man shoots attempted robber on east side

IN | WISH  

Monday, October 16, 2017

Man shoots attempted robber on east side

According to police, when officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man with gunshot wounds. They say the shooter ...

McMinnville homeowner shoots, wounds intruder

OR | KOIN  

Monday, October 16, 2017

McMinnville homeowner shoots, wounds intruder

A McMinnville homeowner called police early Sunday morning and said they shot an intruder who was attempting to ...

Suspect shot while trying to rob armored car driver

IL | guns.com  

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Suspect shot while trying to rob armored car driver

A 33-year-old man was shot Saturday morning while attacking an armored car guard in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood ...

Home invader shot multiple times in Bronzeville

IL | Chicago Sun Times  

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Home invader shot multiple times in Bronzeville

A homeowner opened fire on a man who was trying to break into a residence late Saturday in ...

34-Year-Old Wrestles Gun Away From Would-Be Thief, Shot in Leg

PA | NBC  

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

34-Year-Old Wrestles Gun Away From Would-Be Thief, Shot in Leg

A 34-year-old man was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery near Temple University early this morning.

81-year-old New Smyrna-area homeowner shoots at burglar

FL | The Daytona Beach News Journal  

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

81-year-old New Smyrna-area homeowner shoots at burglar

A would-be burglar changed his mind about breaking into a home near New Smyrna Beach when the 81-year-old ...

Woman who shot Walmart bra-theft suspect acted in self-defense

NC |WRAL  

Friday, September 29, 2017

Woman who shot Walmart bra-theft suspect acted in self-defense

A woman shot an intruder in her Knightdale office building last week did so in self-defense, her attorney ...

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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.