Posts by April Iser
Children and Gun Safety
Would your child know what to do if they came across a firearm? While American citizens are afforded the inalienable right to own firearms, a right that citizens of MANY other countries are deprived of, that right also comes with the responsibility of practicing firearm safety. Children of all ages are usually very curious, impulsive,…Read More
Justifiable Use of Force- Lawful Self-Defense
The 2019 Florida Statutes- This section outlines acceptable, justifiable use of force, including deadly force by private citizens of Florida. Section 776.012- Use or threatened use of force in defense of person (1) A person is justified in using or threatening to use force, except deadly force, against another when and to the extent that the…Read More
How Do I Apply for My Florida Concealed Weapon Permit in Putnam County?
You’ve taken the Florida concealed carry class, and you’re ready to apply for your Florida Concealed Weapon Permit, but how do you apply? Apply for your Florida Concealed Weapon Permit in Person: Many local Tax Collector’s Offices across Florida have partnered with the Florida Dept. of Agriculture to offer a one-stop process for applying for…Read More
Florida Concealed Weapon License FAQ
What if I’m an out of state resident? Out of state residents can hold a Florida Concealed Weapon License. Out of state residents must be fingerprinted for both their original Florida Concealed Weapon License and to renew their permit. Do I have to be a U.S. resident to apply? Unless you are serving overseas in…Read More
Do I Need a Gun?
Not only can it sometimes be a serious and a complicated decision, it can also be an overwhelming feeling, but this is a question only you can answer. Motivations for gun ownership are diverse in all of us, but let’s discuss some of the reasons why people own firearms: Home defense- Do you feel safe…Read More
“This is always good advice….. International tensions are high right now. Iran has called on its sleeper cells around the world to hold retaliatory attacks against the US. That means that although you may have no intention of being involved, someone else may make that choice for you. Things to remember at times like these:…Read More
How Can I Make My Holiday Safer?
The holidays are about being thankful and joyous and sharing that with others. BUT….. the holidays are also the criminals’ busy season! Most thieves are criminals of opportunity and look for easy targets. Don’t let the hustle and bustle of the season distract you from practicing personal safety and security!Here are a few safety tips to help you make…Read More
Commonly Used Acronyms
ACP- Automatic Colt Pistol AD- Accidental Discharge AIWB- Appendix Inside the Waist Band AR- Armalite Rifle ASR- Advanced Sniper Rifle ATF- Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives BG- Bad Guy BJHP- Brass Jacketed Hollow Point BUG- Backup Gun BUIS- Back Up Iron Sights CAS- Cowboy/girl Action Shooting CCL- Concealed Carry License CCP- Concealed Carry…Read More