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.
Permitless Concealed Carry In FL During Emergency Evacuations Is Signed Into Law
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA -- Governor Rick Scott signed 44 bills into law Thursday afternoon, one of which will allow Florida residents to carry concealed... Read More
A Couple That Shoots Together, Stays Together: And Stops Thugs
THOMASTON, GEORGIA -- A pair of robbers targeted a home for a 2nd time, but this time the homeowners were prepared to fight back. Here is what... Read More
Armed Robber Gets Cold Feet And Says “Have A Nice Day” Once He Sees That His Victim Is Also Armed
CLARKSTON, MICHIGAN -- A man on the way to dialysis was approached by a young man who came out of the woods near a medical building on Monday... Read More
Intense Video Shows Man Shooting At Armed Robbers Entering His Garage
A surveillance video clip shows a man driving into his garage when three armed men come in as the garage door is attempting to close. The man, an... Read More
Homeowner Engages Intruders In Shootout In Orlando, Bullets Head Next Door
ORLANDO, FLORIDA -- A homeowner was struck with a bullet after being forced to use his firearm in self-defense after two intruders broke into his... Read More
The Dark And Rare Side Of Concealed Carry Permit Holders: 8-Year-Old Gains Access To Gun, Shoots Self In Finger
CLEVELAND, OHIO -- The gun that an 8-year-old boy got a hold of --and ultimately shot himself in the finger with-- was owned by a concealed carry... Read More
What Is The Best Gun For A Woman?
Republished with permission from our friends at What is the best handgun for a woman to carry? Everyone wants to know.... Read More
400k Milestone On Facebook: HOLY COW!
Whoa. This is intense. On January 8th 2013, we began the Concealed Nation Facebook page. Shortly after that, our website popped up. We had no idea... Read More
BREAKING: Federal Judge Knocks Down “Good Reason” Requirement For DC Concealed Carry Permit
By Nick Leghorn. Republished with permission from Those of you who live in eastern seaboard states are probably very aware... Read More
Carrying With A Kid And You Have To Draw? Defensive Daddy Provides Some Tips
By Defensive Daddy. Republished with permission from Growing Up Guns While the probability of us encountering a situation where we need to get our... Read More
Shooting Someone In The Back? Under The Right Circumstances
Is it ever OK to shoot someone in the back? That's what Kevin Michalowski discusses in a little more depth than most people think about when dealing... Read More
Campus Carry Is (Likely) Coming To Texas
There is not much that seems to be standing in the way of allowing students and faculty to carry firearms on campus in Texas. Bills are currently in... Read More
Biker Gang Shootout Leaves Nine Dead In Waco Texas Restaurant Parking Lot
WACO, TEXAS -- Three rival motorcycle gangs turned a restaurant and parking lot into a shooting gallery Sunday afternoon at a Twin Peaks in Waco,... Read More
Concealed Carrier Saves Woman From Brutal Attack In PA Neighborhood
ALTOONA, PENNSYLVANIA -- A trio of neighbors are credited for helping save a woman from a brutal beating by the hands of her ex-boyfriend. The ex,... Read More
Purse Carry Doesn’t Need To Be Scary: Great Info For Women Figuring Out Their Carry Setup
Carrying a firearm in a safe and secure manner is a huge responsibility for anyone that takes on this method of personal protection. While purse... Read More