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Resident shoots at person breaking into vehicle

IN | Daily Journal  

Friday, January 12, 2018

Resident shoots at person breaking into vehicle

A Greenwood resident confronted a would-be thief breaking into his vehicle and fired a shot at the person, ...

Woman being hailed as hero for stepping in during shooting at Norman business

OK | KOCO  

Friday, January 12, 2018

Woman being hailed as hero for stepping in during shooting at Norman business

Colette Wind has been employed at Bergey Windpower in Norman for roughly six years. She's now being hailed a ...

Armed Suspect Takes Hostage, Shot by Pizza Store Manager

TX | News Channel 10  

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Armed Suspect Takes Hostage, Shot by Pizza Store Manager

A restaurant employee said a man entered the establishment with a gun. That’s when things turned violent. One ...

Man shot while trying to rob 58-year-old in Austin

IL | Chicago Sun Times  

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Man shot while trying to rob 58-year-old in Austin

A 23-year-old man was shot Monday evening by a 58-year-old man he was trying to rob in the ...

Lawrenceville homeowner shoots intruders

GA | Gwinnett Daily Post  

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Lawrenceville homeowner shoots intruders

Gwinnett police are investigating after a homeowner shot an intruder inside his home early Monday morning in Lawrenceville.

The would-be thief showed a gun; the owner fired back

MA | Lowell Sun  

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

The would-be thief showed a gun; the owner fired back

As the co-owner of Valentina's Portuguese Market walked into the frozen-goods section to grab a drink Wednesday night, ...

Attempted robber shot  in South Loop

IL | Chicago Sun Times  

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Attempted robber shot in South Loop

After the suspect stole his property, the victim — who has a permit to carry a concealed gun ...

Grandma stops home invasion in Putnam County

W VA | WSAZ  

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Grandma stops home invasion in Putnam County

Yvonda "Bonnie" Gatens woke up to the sound of a man trying to pry open her bedroom window ...

Would-be robber shot by store owner at Akron pharmacy

OH | News 5 Cleveland  

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Would-be robber shot by store owner at Akron pharmacy

Police are investigating after a would-be robber was shot by the owner of the store he tried to ...

Woman shoots burglar in her bedroom Saturday morning

LA | WWLTV  

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Woman shoots burglar in her bedroom Saturday morning

Police say a 76-year-old woman shot and wounded a suspected burglar she found in her bedroom early Saturday ...

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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.