THE AYOOB FILES

TALES FROM RENOWNED AUTHOR, TRAINER AND EXPERT WITNESS MASSAD AYOOB
Peachy And Greek: A...

On May 26, 2017, WAND 17 News in Springfield, Illinois reported, “Over the course of two weeks there have been at least five different shootings and...
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The Lessons Of John Wesley...

Of all the gunfighters of the Old West, John Wesley Hardin was the rare one who wrote his own autobiography, though it wouldn’t be published until after...
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The FBI Dadeland Shootout:...

The most thoroughly studied gunfight of the 20th Century occurred on 4/11/86 in the Dadeland area of Miami. Michael Platt, armed with a stolen Ruger...
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“You’re F---ed”: A...

On January 18, 2016, officers of the Mesa, Arizona Police Department converged on the La Quinta Hotel in that city after receiving a complaint a man was...
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Shooter Beats Gunmen: The...

January 2013, Madera, California. Bryan Lee and his mother Sophia have kept the family-owned drugstore open late to fill an emergency prescription for a...
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The Gunfights of General...

My generation, the Boomers, grew up in neighborhoods where a great many of the grownup men around us had served in World War II. I noticed early most who...
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Shot 15 Times: The Brian...

The city of Oak Creek, Wisconsin, sits on the southern edge of Milwaukee. Now with a population of some 34,000 residents and as many as 1.5 million...
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Death In The Stairwell:...

Suddenly, a shot rang out. This sounds like the beginning of a bad novel. In this case, it was the start signal of a tragic sequence of events ending one...
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