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]

"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]

Stop the Threat - "Anonymous Sale" Season 7 - Episode 10

“Anonymous Sale” S7|E10

Episode Description: Meeting in the Mall parking lot, a simple, cell phone sales transaction turns dangerous. The so-called buyer tries to steal the phone by using a weapon to disable the seller. A store employee witnesses the assault from inside and comes out to investigate. Stop the Threat is hosted [read more]

Stop the Threat "The Bystander" Season 7 - Episode 8

“The Bystander” S7|E8

Episode Description: A walker-by trips over the ankle of a man sitting on a bench outside the Pet Shop. Words are exchanged and a fist fight ensues. A bystander witnesses the struggle and calls 911. Feeling that the fight will result in serious injury, the bystander draws his concealed pistol. [read more]

Stop the Threat "Park Robber" - Season 7 - Episode 7

“Park Robber” – S7|E7

Episode Description: Hiding in the brush, lying in wait, two youths armed with “guns” successfully rob several victims. In their eagerness and greed for more “loot”, they ambush the wrong guy… a prepared citizen. Stop the Threat is hosted by James B. Towle and this weeks’ panelists Wes Doss PhD, [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Delivery Defense" Season 7 - Episode 6

“Delivery Defense” S7|E6

Episode Description: Focused on the delivery, a pizza delivery driver is ambushed from behind by four assailants armed with a blunt object. Host James B. Towle and the panel of Lt. Dan Marcou, Sarah Cortez, and Tim Shepard offer suggestions for those entering “unknown territory” for their job. Originally Aired [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Prowler Chase" Season 7 - Episode 3

“Prowler Chase” S7|E3

Episode Description: Finishing a romantic dinner, the couple hear noises outside. The husband goes out to investigate. Ambushed by the prowler, the scuffle turns to fisticuffs, a foot chase, a car chase, a beating and a shooting. Stop the Threat, hosted by James B. Towle with panelists Lt. Dan Marcou, [read more]

Stop the Threat "Streetside Shooter" Season 7 - Episode 1

“Streetside Shooter” S7|E1

Episode Description: An active shooter engages a group of friends walking down the street. The shooter, unstable and fumbling, makes the split second decision to fire on the crowd. A bystander takes control of the situation and goes into action. Stop the Threat, hosted by James B. Towle with panelists [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Hotel Robbery" Season 6 | Episode 3

“Hotel Robbery” S6|E3

  Episode Description: While staying in a hotel, a female guest awakens feeling thirsty. She decides to get ice from the vending machine station down the hall. Dazed and still sleepy, she leaves her room, unaware of the threat lurking in the hallway. Stop the Threat host, James B. Towle, [read more]

Stop the Threat - "Midnight Mugging" Season 5 | Episode 6

“Midnight Mugging” S5|E6

  Episode Description: A drunken bar client feels emboldened when he pulls his gun on a passerby, demanding money. This late night encounter takes a turn for the worst. Join Stop the Threat host, James B. Towle , and expert guest panelists Don Clark, Chuck Joyner and Marc MacYoung as [read more]