Friday, April 18, 2014


We stand behind the brave men and women who live the Life of Duty.
We stand behind the brave men and women who live the Life of Duty.
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Portland Police Canine Killed While Protecting Wounded Officer

Police Officer Jeff Dorn was wounded by gunfire at the scene of a burglary Wednesday morning. His canine partner, Mick, was fatally shot while protecting him.

Read the whole story here.

We are excited to unveil NRA Freestyle presented by Daniel Defense, the newest addition to the NRA Network. Visit http://www.nrafreestyle.tv/ today to sign up for updates and look for the official launch on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

We are excited to unveil NRA Freestyle presented by Daniel Defense, the newest addition to the NRA Network. Visit http://www.nrafreestyle.tv/ today to sign up for updates and look for the official launch on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

Tune in to The Sportsman Channel tonight at 9 p.m. ET for a live television airing of the Patriot Profile feature “Smoke Jumper” followed by another full feature, “3 Echo 9” at 9:30 p.m. ET, sponsored by Smith & Wesson Corp.
Learn how to activate the Sportsman Channel in your area by visiting www.thesportsmanchannel.com/get and review the full schedule at the link below:
http://www.thesportsmanchannel.com/schedule/

Tune in to The Sportsman Channel tonight at 9 p.m. ET for a live television airing of the Patriot Profile feature “Smoke Jumper” followed by another full feature, “3 Echo 9” at 9:30 p.m. ET, sponsored by Smith & Wesson Corp.

Learn how to activate the Sportsman Channel in your area by visiting www.thesportsmanchannel.com/get and review the full schedule at the link below:


http://www.thesportsmanchannel.com/schedule/

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Former Army Sergeant to Receive Medal of Honor for Actions in Afghanistan

On November 8th, 2007, then Specialist Kyle White and members of his platoon were engaged in a 16-hour battle with Taliban insurgents.

Click here to read how the battle unfolded. 

Kyle White is the second soldier from 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, to receive the Medal of Honor.

Retired Delta Operator, Tom Spooner, Writes Song for Fallen Heroes

Head over to Tactical-Life to read about Tom’s inspiration for “Old Soldier.”

Also, be sure to watch the Life of Duty Patriot Profile featuring Tom and his brother Scot, who was also an Army Special Operations Soldier. 

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Travis: A Soldier’s Story

Our friends at One Marine’s View shared this trailer yesterday. It is a true story about one soldier’s courage and resiliency. 

Click here to learn more about Travis, his story, and the making of this inspiring documentary. 

LOD Sponsor, Brownells, is Giving Away a Wilson Combat CQB 1911

NRA Life of Duty Presenting Sponsor Brownells, Inc. is celebrating their 75 years in business by giving away a special edition Wilson Combat CQB 1911!

To enter, you can visit them at booth 5563 at the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits show in Indianapolis, from April 25-27 and fill out an entry form. Can’t make the show? No problem. Enter online at http://bit.ly/1hHH9EM.

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the horrific events of the Boston Marathon, when two bombs claimed three lives and injured more than 260 people. We reflect on the courage of the survivors, remember those we lost, and honor the bravery of the day’s first responders. To the hundreds of officers, firefighters, paramedics, and medical volunteers who helped the wounded in this time of crisis: thank you for your service.
Photo via wbur.org

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the horrific events of the Boston Marathon, when two bombs claimed three lives and injured more than 260 people. 

We reflect on the courage of the survivors, remember those we lost, and honor the bravery of the day’s first responders. To the hundreds of officers, firefighters, paramedics, and medical volunteers who helped the wounded in this time of crisis: thank you for your service.

Photo via wbur.org

Monday, April 14, 2014

Thousands Honor NYPD Officer Killed Following Fire

Officer Dennis Guerra died last week while attempting to save residents from a Coney Island high rise that had been set on fire by a bored teen. On Monday, police officers lined the streets for 20 blocks to honor the fallen hero. Officer Guerra’s partner, Rosa Rodriguez, remains in critical condition. 

Read the whole story here:  http://www.officer.com/news/11404470/thousands-honor-nypd-officer-killed-following-fire