Home Defense Strategy
Weapons chosen by the family can be crucial for successful home defense. Rising burglary rates are occurring as felons are released without successful rehabilitation.
California is currently seeing a rise in home break-ins of the “door kick type.” In this type of break-in the robber doesn’t necessarily wait until the victim is away from home but rather may kick the door in when one family member cracks the door. The other family members must have a plan of action to cope with this dangerous break-in where desperate people take large risks.
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Authorities in the South Valley say gangs are playing a significant role in a spike in crime in Visalia.
Visalia police have seen a big decline in some crimes while others like burglaries are on the rise.
Gang crimes like drive-by shootings and homicides are on the decline here in Visalia. In fact murders are down by nearly half, with five homicides so far this year.
Tulare County has had a reputation of having one of the highest auto theft rates in California. Now those numbers are on a continuous decline.
More from the article regarding front door kick-in crimes:
Chief Colleen Mestas sometimes the people on the other side of the door are former inmates.
“And I think a lot of this has to be attributed to AB109 and getting the release of a lot of additional people that would normally have been incarcerated- back on our city streets,” Mestas said.
The Mace Gun: An Ideal Weapon
The Mace Gun is well designed for home defense. With a 25 foot stream the attacker can be sprayed from a greater distance. Well designed training canisters make preparation for personal and home defense easier. For parents that would like their children to become familiar with defense weapons, but are avoiding firearms for the time being, the Mace pepper gun is ideal for teaching handling of defense weapons. The Mace Gun is a good intermediate step for small children to get familiar with firearm-concepts.
Additional simple devices and home protection equipment can go along way to protecting one’s family.
Being Safe At Home Survival Kit:
• Auto Dialer (1)
• Diversion Safe – Peanut Butter Jar (1)
• UFO Alarm (1) • Glass Breakage Alarm (2)
• Magnetic Door Alarm (2)
• 2 oz. Pepper Sprays with Wall Mounts (2)
• Door Stop Alarm (1) – All batteries included
• Products Instructional Manual For more information on the products and their instructions