The shorter blue lines show the big drop in violent crime once CSU encouraged concealed carry. The taller brown lines on the right show how much the gun ban at CU Boulder increased violent crime
"With officers laid off and furloughed, simply calling 911 and waiting is no longer your best option. You can beg for mercy from a violent criminal, hide under the bed, or you can fight back; but are you prepared?
"Consider taking a certified safety course in handling a firearm so you can defend yourself until we get there. You have a duty to protect yourself and your family."
– Sheriff David Clarke, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
“I was against concealed weapons at first,
because I thought there'll be more road rage and more shooting, but at the end of the day I was wrong about that."
– Chief Dennis Tyndall, West Columbia, South Carolina
West Columbia Police Chief Dennis Tyndall plans to run for Lexington County sheriff