Does caliber really matter in a citizen engagement? Claude Warner discusses caliber with Lucky Gunner and brings up some very valid points.
Like so many, my background is military and police. I am a student of Jeff Cooper, who also had a big military background. But, the mission of a private citizen in a lethal force encounter is different than the mission of a soldier or a cop in that same encounter. The citizen simply wants the threat to go away.
There are some compelling arguments here, and they deserve consideration.