Jason Hanson

Surviving an Elevated Shooter

—By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author As the city of Las Vegas continues to deal with the after-effects of the mass shooting, many people are searching for answers as to why this happened and what could be done differently to protect innocent civilians. Share List

Buying Accessories That Matter

–By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author. If you’ve ever gone to a gun store and purchased a firearm or just picked up a gun magazine, you have undoubtedly been inundated with the many, many gun accessories you can add to your firearm. The reality is there are some people […]

Self-Defense: Revolver vs. Semi-Auto

–By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author. I’m often asked which type of handgun is better, a revolver or a semi-automatic? Well, the truth is there are pros and cons to both — it all depends on which one you’re more comfortable using. So allow me to break down the […]

Walther Creed: My New Favorite Gun

–By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author. The other day, I was walking through C-A-L Ranch — which is essentially Wal-Mart for cowboys — and I made the mistake of going past the gun counter. To be honest, I need another gun about as much as my wife needs another […]

Bring a Machete to a Gun Fight

–By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author. On a quiet summer night in Clearwater, Florida, Mr. and Mrs. Steve and Heather Aiosa awoke at 2:10 a.m. to find an intruder standing in the doorway of their bedroom. The intruder, later identified as Robert James Alcalde, began ransacking the bedroom while […]