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Personal Defense Tip: Don’t Shoot at a Fleeing Attacker

(AP Photo/John Minchillo)
NYPD crime scene

Armed self defense is justified in situation in which a reasonable person believes they’re being threatened with death or serious bodily harm. That’s the general standard by which the police and prosecutors examine self-defense shootings. Once an attacker starts to leave — whatever he may have said, done or stolen — he no longer presents […]

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