Yoxall said, “I noticed the suspect on top of Trooper Andersson, beating him in a savage way,” Yoxall said. “I immediately pulled over. My commands were ignored by the suspect as [Andersson] called out for help. And I alleviated the threat to him.”
I am relatively new to pistol shooting. If a year ago someone told me I would be running in the pitch dark holding a loaded firearm in one hand, and a flashlight in the other, and shooting 5 targets at center mass, I would tell them they are delusional… And yet, this is exactly what Mr. Gilbert’s excellent training has allowed me to do, almost effortlessly.
Nonsensical statements abound:"It was random," said Low. "He shot one shot, then he put the clip in, and he just started moving shooting back and forth, walking towards our tent because that's where most of the people were in that area, and he started just shooting."
Short and Sweet Concealed carry qualification is probably enough if you don't plan to carry your gun. Am I trying to be funny? Not in the least. State requirements will ensure you can load and fire your weapon at a human sized target at a moderate distance. More importantly, you will learn what lawful use of your weapon entails as well as what is considered unlawful use (including prohibited places of carry). You will also learn when force is justified (including deadly force). With the CCW course under your belt, assuming you have time to get to your gun while...