Chicago, IL—Tough times, political turmoil, and interrupted entitlements will invite predatory crimes particularly in large American cities. Since the Supreme Court has applied the second Amendment to the states they really can’t prevent you from bearing or carrying arms.
Avoid conflict but if you can’t and must use deadly force remember the four most important words to tell police if they make contact with you, “I want a lawyer.”
Recover all weapons used against you for your lawyer. Weapons left at the scene will disappear otherwise. Don’t tamper with evidence.
Anyone who thinks they can trust police and prosecutors to do the right thing if they cooperate is nuts. If you don’t think this is sound advice, bring it up with your lawyer.
The Subway Vigilante in New York was out of reach of police, prosecutors and lawyers for the thugs that he shot in self-defense. Bernhard Goetz was doing just fine until he walked into a police station and told them what happened. That cost Goetz more than he ever dreamed. Learn from Goetz.
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