CHARGING THE BULLET: A SCIENTIFIC EVALUATION OF POLICE TRAINING TACTICS.
Duane Wolfe, a Police Officer and trainer, has an April 20, 2012 article on PoliceOne.com. It is titled: "Charging the bullet: A scientific evaluation of our tactics". Here's a link:
Here's a link.
Basically, the article deals with very close self defense situations, and says it is best to move and shoot rather than charge and make a deflection or disarm move, as a "perp" can draw and shoot quicker than you can close and make contact.
With movement, the "perp" will have to restart his/her OOAD loop so you will gain time to draw and shoot and gain distance which will increase your survival chance.
This is a link to this article in PDF form. You are welcome to download it and use/share it as you like. I am 80+, so this site may be gone at any time.
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