11 True Stories That Should Convince You That You Need USCCA In 2020...The skinny on USCCA Liability Product Memberships, Coverage, 2019 Reviews, Cost & Testimonials
11 True Stories That Should Convince You That You Need USCCA In 2020…
The Skinny On USCCA Liability Product Memberships, Coverage, 2019 Reviews, Cost & Testimonials
You may be wondering what the acronym USCCA stands for, well without further ado… it stands for the United States Concealed Carry Association. Concealed Carry is their primary business and they also offer some really cool services and products. The USCCA has certified instructors that teach USCCA Defensive Shooting Fundamentals, they offer a USCCA Instructor Toolkit, USCCA eLearning courses and they have a USCCA Portal. They also offer one of the best in class liability insurance products for gun owners. When you carry the USCCA membership card in your wallet, you carry a very strong weapon against criminals who attempt to impose on your liberties. USCCA’s mission is protecting law abiding citizens who are forced to use their firearms or other legal weapons to defend themselves. In the article, The 3 Best Liability Plans For Gun Owners and Concealed Carriers USCCA is profiled and recognized as one of the best liability products for gun owners. As a card carrying member, I am willing to go a step further and call it the best of the best. Below you will find accounts from real self-defense encounters that USCCA.com originally published. The one thing I want you to ask yourself, do I want to go through these harrowing experiences, then risk loss of assets, loss of freedoms, prosecution, and civil lawsuits? If the answer is no, and I strongly suspect the answer will be no—then you need USCCA.
True Life Stories:
Kicked In: Florida Mobile Home Residents Fight Off Invaders
Three Glen St. Mary men were asleep in their mobile home at 4am on a Sunday morning when someone outside shouted, “Sheriff’s Office!” Their door then burst open, and a masked man entered and opened fire. The residents returned fire with two handguns and an AR-15 rifle. Of the seven men who assaulted the trailer, one died of a head wound, two suffered non-lethal injuries, and five face criminal charges. None of the three defenders were injured in the gunfight, which saw 30 rounds fired from the AR-15. The attack was the result of a long-standing feud between two groups of young men.
WJXT-TV Channel 4, Jacksonville, Florida
Armed Oklahoma Citizens Kill Restaurant Shooter
When a gunman opened fire on an Oklahoma City restaurant, two Sooner State men with concealed carry permits retrieved pistols from their nearby cars and confronted the shooter as he attempted to leave the scene. Rather than comply with the men’s orders to disarm, the shooter fired on the armed citizens, who returned fire and fatally wounded the assailant. Authorities say Oklahoma’s good Samaritan law will protect the intervening armed permit holders.
Florida Pizza Shop Employee Fights Off Masked Attacker
A Holly Hill Little Caesars pizza shop employee was attacked by a man wearing a clown mask. The attacker ambushed the employee as he left the store at closing time, attacking him with a wooden post and then stabbing him with a pair of scissors. Luckily, the employee was legally armed and was able to draw his pistol and shoot his attacker, fatally wounding him and ending the incident.
The Miami Herald, Florida
Off-Duty Louisiana Officer Fools, Shoots Robber
A reserve constable was working outside his home in Baker when he was accosted by an armed man who demanded money and forced him at gunpoint to go to an ATM. Not satisfied with the funds the victim withdrew, the robber demanded more. The victim said he had another ATM card at his home with which he could get more money. The assailant accompanied the man to his home and waited outside for him to return. The robber got impatient and entered the house, whereupon the victim, who had taken up his gun, shot the robber and held him for responding police.
WBRZ-TV Channel 2, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Florida Man Shoots Armed Robber
A Gainesville man was returning home from a movie one evening when a stranger pointed a gun at him and demanded money. The would-be victim drew his own legally carried pistol and shot his assailant several times, putting him to flight. The robber was later found dead. Police said the victim, who was acting in self-defense, would likely not face charges.
WJXT-TV Channel 4, Jacksonville, Florida
Florida Man Shoots Early-Morning Home Invader
When a Lakeland homeowner heard noises of someone trying to break into his home, he took up a shotgun to investigate. He found a young man trying to enter the home. The homeowner yelled for the man to leave, but the burglar kicked in the front door. When the burglar entered the home and advanced on the homeowner, the armed victim fired a single shot that hit his assailant in the chest, stopping and critically wounding him. The burglar will face criminal charges if he survives.
Tennessee Man Defends Another Against Armed Gang Member
A known gang member was threatening another man with a pistol in broad daylight in a Chattanooga neighborhood. Seeing the confrontation and the danger to the citizen, a nearby concealed carry permit holder drew his weapon and shot the assailant, killing him. Police are investigating what they say looks like a justified shooting.
WRCB-TV Channel 3, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Louisiana Man Shoots Son in Self-Defense
A Shreveport man was arguing with his adult son behind a medical clinic. The argument got out of control, and the son threatened to kill his father, then began strangling him. The father drew a pistol and fired a warning shot in an attempt to stop the fight but ended up shooting his son in the leg. The son, with a history of mental health issues, was treated for non-mortal wounds. The father is not facing charges.
KSLA-TV Channel 12, Shreveport, Louisiana
Washington State Melee Ends with Gun Owner Using Pistol as Club
An Ilwaco man went outside his house and noticed a vehicle on fire. That’s when a man armed with a knife verbally abused and then attacked him. Several neighbors attempted to intervene and subdue the assailant, who had a history of mental problems. The original victim of the attack retrieved a pistol from his house but couldn’t get a clear shot at the attacker for fear of hitting the multiple people struggling to subdue him. The victim resorted to using his pistol as a club so the assailant could be safely subdued. Several people suffered stab wounds, but there were no fatalities.
The Chinook Observer, Long Beach, Washington
North Carolina Woman Shoots Daylight Robber
A 23-year-old Raleigh woman was walking in the downtown area at 3 one afternoon when she was violently accosted by a man who demanded money. The woman drew a legally carried handgun and shot the robber once in the chest, which stopped his attack, then waited at the scene for police to respond. Authorities determined that the victim will not face charges for defending herself.
WRAL-TV Channel 5, Raleigh, North Carolina
Florida Robber Dies in Failed Robbery Attempt
A Miami man was fatally injured after he tried to rob two men at gunpoint. At least one intended victim was armed and shot the robber several times in the chest. The robber fled in his car after being shot, only to crash the vehicle a short time later. Responding police and rescue staff transported him to a nearby hospital, where he died of his wounds.
WSVN-TV Channel 7, Miami, Florida
Again, I ask the question, do you want to be on the hook for criminal or civil lawyers if prosecuted or if a lawsuit is filed against you? I know I do not want to spend even a night in jail while authorities figure out the facts surrounding a shooting if I am forced to defend myself.
And I thinks it begs to be said, criminals aren’t the smartest, something that seemed glaring as I read these stories.
USCCA Legal Protections:
- 1,000,000 in Self-Defense Shield Protection for Civil Defense & Damages
- $150,000 in Self-Defense Shield Protection for Criminal Defense, Bail Bond funding & Attorney Retainer
- 24/7/365 Critical Response Team
- Your Choice of Criminal Defense Attorney
- Up-Front Funding For Criminal Defense & Bail Bonds
- Protection For use of ALL Legal Weapons
- Coverage on Day 1 of Membership
You also get as a bonus, The Concealed Carry Magazine with complete access to 5 years of back issues. The USCCA App, with CCW Reciprocity Map with permit expiration reminders, weekly updates on news, changing laws, gear review, training deals, access to nationwide USCCA training network, and the biggest perk, access to the UCSSA Community.
The 7 things you get:
- Pro 2nd Amendment legal representation
- No annual incident caps
- Industry leading education
- World-class self-defense training
- Discounts and exclusive perks
- Defense Magazine
- 100% American based service teams
Cost of USCCA membership
USCCA has 3 tiers of protection:
- at $22 per month
- up to $600,000 in protection
- $30 per month
- $1,150,000 in protection
- $47 a month
- up to $2,225,000 in protection
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Please note***These testimonials were originally published by USCCA.com and the links take you to the original article.
Local Reverend Stops Vicious Neighborhood Attack
It had started off as a normal day in Bruce’s Florida neighborhood. As a reverend, Vietnam veteran and USCCA Member, Bruce loved spending time in his quiet, close-knit community.
Suddenly, he heard a commotion coming from one of his neighbors’ homes. As the sounds of angry shouting grew louder, it became clear that something was terribly wrong. Fearing for the safety of the community, Bruce cautiously approached the house.
What he saw horrified him.
His neighbor was outside being attacked, actively warding off blows from an irate tow-truck driver who was parked nearby.
Bruce tried to deescalate the situation, and begged the attacker to stop….
It was then that he heard his neighbor yell “Bruce! Watch out!”
Arrested for Using Pepper Spray in Self-Defense
While driving home from work, USCCA member Brad Ensign noticed a car swerving dangerously through traffic. Wanting to avoid the erratic driver, he gave the vehicle a wide berth.
But there was no getting away from the road rager when Brad wound up right next to him at a red light. It was then that the crazed man turned his attention towards him and began screaming obscenities.
Shocked, Brad watched the man get out of his car and angrily close the gap between them…
Trapped by a Crazed Boyfriend
Kerri Ann, a gun owner and USCCA Member in Florida, thought her day was going to be like any other when she left to go to her friend’s house for lunch.
When she arrived however, she saw that something was seriously wrong.
Upon entering the house, she found herself in the middle of a loud and heated argument between her friend and her friend’s boyfriend.
Seeing her friend visibly upset and the boyfriend quickly spiraling out of control, Kerri tried to de-escalate the situation.
That’s when the enraged boyfriend turned on her…
My Parting Thoughts
I think most of the products in the liability protection space for gun owners are good, they offer very comprehensive coverage and provide peace of mind to the responsible gun owners and their families. These products offer the insured the fewest gaps or exposure. The post https://www.pewpewguru.com/the-best-3-liability-insurance-products-for-gun-owners-and-concealed-carriers/ list the top three products in the space. The NRA’s insurance product probably has the most name recognition of the three, but in my opinion is the least comprehensive of the products listed here. Face it, anything having to do with guns, if the NRA affixes their name to—will have a built in following and cachet. The NRA Machine will make this a better product in time. But today, my pick for the best liability insurance product is USCCA. I am a member of the NRA, they have certified me to be an instructor and I continue take their training’s but USCCA is my insurance vehicle. I have researched Second Call, and it looks like a really good program, but it does not have the level of coverage of USCCA. For my money, sanity, peace of mind and overall feeling of protection, the USCCA is my gun owner’s liability product of choice.
By Kevin Flowers
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