Stop the Threat - "Utility Workers" Season 8 - Episode 10

“Utility Workers” S8|E10

  Episode Description: A homeowner answers the knock at the door and is confronted with two men “from the gas company.” Asking to read the meter, the owner lets them into the back yard. Suspicious, the homeowner takes precaution. The “Utility Workers” plan is to re-approach from the front door [read more]

Stop the Threat - "A Car to Die For" Season 8 - Episode 9

“A Car to Die For” S8|E9

  Episode Description: A rendezvous to make a late night car purchase goes bad when the sellers’ intent is to keep the cash and the car. Guests Wes Doss, James Marovich and Tammy Hunter with host James B. Towle, discuss self-protection and identifying dangerous situations to avoid.   Originally Aired [read more]

Stop the Threat - "The Need to Act" Season 8 - Episode 8

“The Need to Act” S8|E8

  Episode Description: A family dispute plays out in a public shopping center parking lot. The Gun Store employees witness the threat as a distraught man waving his pistol. Family members pleading with the suspect get nowhere. An armed citizen is confronted with the draw or retreat decision, and makes [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Driveway Theft" Season 8 - Episode 7

“Driveway Theft” S8|E7

  Episode Description: A husband waiting for his wife to dress, goes out to “warm” the car and returns inside. Looking out the window he notices someone stealing the car from his driveway. He runs out and takes aim at the car as the thief drives down the street. Protecting [read more]

Stop the Threat - "DVD to Death" Season 8 - Episode 6

“DVD to Death” S8|E6

  Episode Description: On his way home, a man stops by the “red box” to rent a movie for a night at home. Tasked with his mission and seemingly unaware, the man is ambushed. Sgt Duncan Stewart, Garett Bush, and Demetrios Pulas, Jr. with host James B. Towle discuss deadly [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Foiled Robbery" Season 8 - Episode 5

“Foiled Robbery” S8|E5

  Episode Description: A store keeper is warned of suspicious activity in the back alley and takes her handgun to confront the threat. She holds two men at gun point waiting for the police to arrive, who were called by a fellow store keeper.  Suspects are non-compliant and indicate that [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Crime Spree" Season 8 - Episode 4

“Crime Spree” S8|E4

  Episode Description: On a rampage, this car thief tries to stay one auto theft ahead of the law. Running out of options, he breaks into a house.  Stop the Threat reenactments are based on a real event.  Host James B. Towle and the panel of Sgt. Duncan Stewart, Garett [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Knock Kick" Season 8 - Episode 3

“Knock Kick” S8|E3

  Episode Description: Three “burglars” target a house for a daytime home invasion.  The thieves knock and when no one answers,  they begin to kick in the door.  Inside the stunned couple, call 911. After several kicks the armed husband exits the back door and circles around to stop the [read more]

"Knife to a Gunfight" Season 8 - Episode 2

“Knife to a Gunfight” S8|E2

Episode Description: A deranged individual accuses two men of looking at him while they are standing by their truck making plans for the evening. The two try to defuse the situation and calm him. Upset and confused the unstable man confronts the men with deadly force. Host James B. Towle [read more]