Upon hearing intruders demand money from another member of the household, a brave women retrieved her handgun, then exchanged gunfire with the armed would-be robbers.
A man broke into a home through the basement and made his way upstairs—until he was met by the armed homeowner.
A pregnant woman in Oklahoma City, Okla., defended herself and her unborn child after shooting an intruder in her apartment.
A woman managed to retrieve a gun after her estranged husband, who had broken into her home, began to assault her and her boyfriend with a knife.
An intruder continued his savage attack on a 73-year-old man, forcing his fiancé to take action.
Two women who were being attacked attempted to retreat in their vehicle, but the man threatened to kill them, all the while pounding the car windows with a piece of concrete.
When a woman heard the sound of someone breaking into her home one evening, she retrieved her shotgun and hid in her bathroom.
The woman’s worst fears were realized when the intruder returned one night and attempted to gain entry.
A woman who was being stalked by her husband’s male cousin defended herself with a firearm when he gained entry to her home by breaking a window with a hammer.
Two heavily hooded and masked assailants forced their way through a back door to a family home in Florida one night. One of the men began beating the father with a pistol, and the other grabbed the 11-year-old daughter.