“Police say an inexperienced gun user can easily have a gun wrestled away from them and end up getting shot.”
Teach the kid to shoot!
Don’t try to explain why she has an obligation to be a victim.
Exiting the shower, she could have been raped or murdered.
Why do cops always try to explain why we shouldn’t defend ourselves?
Decades ago you might have been safe in assuming that someone illegally in your house was only there to rob you. Nowadays, you can never tell. Sociopathic killers can do unspeakable things before finally putting you out of your misery. And almost all of them start off with burglary.
“Why do cops always try to explain why we shouldnt defend ourselves?”
Because people who know how to and are willing to defend themselves from criminals are also willing to defend themselves from rogue cops.