Author Archives: Brandon

Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Glock 27 that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 2.0 holster.
Over 500 Teachers Show Up For Free Concealed Carry Class In Colorado
The Centennial Gun Club, one of the largest gun clubs in the state of Colorado, held a free concealed carry class for teachers. The result: over 500... Read More
Convicted Felon Was Still Able To Get Handgun, Tried To Rob Homeowner, Shot Dead By Legal Gun Owner
If this isn't a case for "criminals will find a way", I'm not sure what is. It's also a case for us law-abiding citizens being able to defend... Read More
Response From CrossBreed On Patent Infringement Claims
Over the last few days, a lot of talk has been circulating in regards to CrossBreed Holsters getting in contact with other holster manufacturers... Read More
[VIDEO] Man Takes Off Running When Confronted By Armed Robbers And Leaves His Young Daughter Behind
First of all, GFY for leaving a child in a dangerous situation such as this. That's just absolutely unbelievable and unthinkable to me. Second, if... Read More
Intoxicated Man Who Draws Handgun Is Shot And Killed By Store Employee After Trying To Get In His Car To Leave
An intoxicated man was shot and killed in a parking lot outside a store in Missouri Thursday morning after store employees were trying to stop him... Read More
Holster Industry Shakeup: Crossbreed Goes After Hybrid Holster Makers, Claiming Patent Infringement
We received a tip from sharp-eyed reader J R today with this nugget of news. It appears that MTC Holsters, LLC, (doing business as CrossBreed... Read More
Man Shoots Intruder, Gets Jail Time
A man in Indiana is being sent to jail after he shot a home intruder in April. David McLaughlin, 32, was found guilty of criminal recklessness... Read More
Mom In Jail After Planting Handgun In Child’s Backpack Before He Goes To School, Then Calling School To Report Him
The "Worst Mom Of The Year" award goes to 28-year-old Heather Hodges, a Texas resident who called a school from a payphone to report that her... Read More
Homeowner Shoots And Kills Intruder In Crime-Ridden Neighborhood; Would-be Robbers Take Note
When citizens take matters into their own hands, criminals often take note. That's the story coming from a crime-ridden neighborhood in West... Read More
[VIDEO] Dog Poops On Grass, Gets Shot By WI Police In SWAT Gear *WARNING: GRAPHIC*
WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO AND STRONG LANGUAGE A SWAT team from WI is under fire after shooting and killing a small dog that came out of a home where... Read More
St Louis Restaurant Owner With Concealed Carry Permit Shoots Robber In The Bum, Robber Will Likely Rethink Future Robberies
Good Guy 1, Robbers 0 The owner of Elicia’s Pizza in St. Louis had a surprise for two armed robbers that came into his shop looking for some... Read More
Why You Don’t Mix Alcohol And Firearms: Man Hands Gun To Cousin, Cousin Shoots And Kills Him
This is a sad story on a few levels, the first being that a man lost his life in a 100% avoidable way. The second level is that the suspect, his... Read More
8 Things You May Do That Give Away The Fact You’re Carrying A Firearm
Let's face it, even the most seasoned concealed carrier will sometimes find him or herself drawing a little attention to themselves and their... Read More
[HOLSTER REVIEW] Crossbreed SuperTuck Deluxe Holster
If you've ever researched holsters, you've likely stumbled upon the name Crossbreed. Founded in 2005, Crossbreed Holsters quickly became one of the... Read More
[VIDEO] Full Auto vs Glock Semi Auto “Scientific Experience”
Is hickock45 better at hitting targets with a submachinegun or his Glock 17? Nothing too scientific here, just a little fun trying to determine if a... Read More