Colorado: If Someone Threatens to Kill You, Can You Shoot?

U.S. Law Shield of Colorado Independent Program Attorney Doug Richards says that Members ask him all the time what they can legally do to repel an attack. The answer, he says, is based on specific facts that differ from situation to situation. He also notes that “rarely” will threats alone allow you to respond with deadly force. Click the video below to hear his advice — and to hear his offer to talk to Members on the phone about specific situations you want to know more about.