SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. An 80-year-old Chicago man shot one of two home invaders who physically attacked him Monday morning, authorities told WMAQ-TV. What are the details? The man was inside a home in the 8500 block of WestRead More →

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. A man who fatally shot two attackers and wounded a third outside a Philadelphia area bar earlier this month won’t face criminal charges, PhillyVoice reported. What are the details? Bucks County investigators said 21-year-old Liam Hughes actedRead More →

The Right Way to Learn Self-Defense COBRA Self-Defense instructor Jessica Harden was profiled on LoudonNow.com after she added COBRA-Defense classes into her fitness and nutrition training business over the summer and business has been growing. A former high school security officer and mother of three, Harden has a vested interest in keeping womenRead More →

How to Choose the Right Self-Defense Program, You Want to Get it Right the First Time.   Does the program come from real life training and experience in a field that deals with violence and criminals? This excludes sports, theory-based self defense, power point training and is, by nature, moreRead More →

How Can  Covid Be Good for the Self-Defense Business? You can’t turn on the T.V. or check the web without hearing the negative aspects of Covid.  Surprisingly the COBRA organization has had it’s top two years while Covid was in full force. 5 Reasons Covid Has Been Great for Business.Read More →

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many martial arts and self-defense schools are sinking while COBRA-Defense is soaring. Though 2019 was a record-breaking year, COBRA exceeded all of 2019 in the first six months of 2020. COBRA International has added 26 new locations and certified 43 new instructors by June in 2020.Read More →

5 REASONS EX-POLICE OFFICERS SHOULD CONSIDER TRANSITIONING INTO INSTRUCTING COBRA SELF DEFENSE FULL-TIME Former Law Enforcement Officers, here is one opportunity that will allow you to continue to use your tactical training while still serving your community. Chris Sutton, a former law enforcement officer, sheriff’s deputy, and maximum-security corrections officerRead More →

Homemade Melee Weapons Guns have been referred to as “the great equalizer,” and there’s no weapon which can come close to them in that regard. A lot of the popularity of firearms is due to the fact that anyone can use them effectively, not only the strong and agile. TheRead More →