Tag Archives: Active Shooter

Active Shooter: Long Gun Front

While I despise talking about active shooters, recent tragic events near Houston have increased questions from my students about confronting a gun in close range. While a three-minute video isn’t intended to create a solution, I’m covering the basics in the video below. Pay special attention to the defensive variations that can…

Active Shooter 3: Final Thoughts

You Can Survive and Active Shooting and Gunshot Wounds For the past few weeks we have examined statistics and encouraged training around active shooter scenarios. This week we are concluding with some final thoughts regarding mindset and survival – should you ever find yourself in such an unfortunate circumstance. I want to briefly mention…

Active Shooter Part II: Taking Action

Take Action when a Shooting Attack Starts While active shooter situations remain relatively rare, our recent examination of the FBI report indicates these unfortunate events are occurring more frequently. Only proper training—both mental and physical–can help prepare you for an active shooter encounter. In researching this piece, it seems mentioning the Run, Hide, Fight…