Every time I see a hostage situation video and the end result is the bad guy getting a free lobotomy (as above) I am reminded of the Practicality of Drilling for such an event with both my pistol and rifle.
Why? Because when seconds count, the Cops are an hour away.
Don’t depend on somebody else to save your life or the life of your loved ones.
Train, Train and Train Some More!
A better and more specific term for the “Head Shot” would be the “Cranial T.”
Imagine drawing a uppercase T on the bad guy’s face starting at the eyes, not the forehead. Why?
The below picture is of a POS who took a 9mm MP-5 round to the forehead.
Two inches lower and it would have been light’s out for the Missing Link.
A large part of current U.S. COIN doctrine (Counter-Insurgency) that was re-vamped and rolled out around 2006 to ground pounders in Iraq and A-Stan is based upon the lessons learned by the British during the Malayan Emergency. Think Tankers like David Kilcullen wrote extensively on it in books like The Accidental Guerilla and Out of the Mountains. It would do the Armed Citizen justice to study up on these TTP going forward for obvious reasons!
Additonal Worth While Reading:
The Savage Wars of Peace by Max Boot
Invisible Armies by Max Boot
(Please Note these books were written by the author before he became a spineless liberal).