The folks at Ready Holster have an outstanding post we’re sharing

Be sure to click the link for the full graphic and explanation.

UPDATE:  Got a call this morning on the Templar hotline and it was from a nice gentleman from Colorado who advised me that Colorado is a Castle Doctrine state, but NOT a “Stand Your Ground” state.  Be advised accordingly.

Be sure to consult local laws and seek professional training in both the judicious use of deadly force and in the proper care and feeding of your gun and how to use it tactically before you exercise deadly force in a critical incident.