Originally Posted by Brigius
Make sure you use holopoints for home defense. Sure, they are more expensive, but they are more likely to not carry through the intended target and through to a distant target. Plus, you get more stopping power into the target, especially if you are planning on a 9mm. Practice with ball ammunition.
even better is an AR-15 in 5.56/.223 except then you WANT to use ball ammo... rifle rounds quickly break up and tumble when they hit stuff, like dudes or drywall...