QOTW: Reporting Self Defense with a Gun To Law Enforcement

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Hey folks, This week’s Law of Self Defense: Question of the Week comes from “Alliance Bean (@NerkBuckeye),” who asks: “What’s your opinion on reporting to law enforcement when drawing your weapon to fend off an attack without witnesses? Any downside?” This is a great question, one that I’m sure everyone who carries concealed has asked themselves at one point.

To see the full-length answer, click on over to my post on Ammoland.com:

Reporting Self Defense with a Gun To Law Enforcement

--Andrew, @LawSelfDefense

--Andrew, @LawSelfDefense


Andrew F. Branca is an MA lawyer and the author of the seminal book “The Law of Self Defense, 2nd Edition," available at the Law of Self Defense blog, Amazon.com (paperback and Kindle), Barnes & Noble (paperback and Nook), and elsewhere. In addition to the book, Andrew also conducts Law of Self Defense Seminars all around the country. Seminars for 2014 are currently being scheduled, if you'd like to see one held in your area fill out the comment box on the LOSD Seminar review page, where you can also see reviews of recently completed seminars in New Hampshire, Maine, Texas, Massachusetts, Ohio, Virginia, Florida, South Carolina, Georgia, and elsewhere. Andrew is also a contributing author on self defense law topics to Combat Handguns, Ammoland.com, Legal Insurrection, and others. You can follow Andrew on Twitter at @LawSelfDefense and using #LOSD2, on Facebook, and at his blog, The Law of Self Defense.