In your home, if the intruder used force to enter the home, and the 'intruder' is not a family member nor someone who lives there, you have the statutory presumption that the intruder is there to causegreat bodily injury or death.
this is true its called "necessary force" or AKA "Equal Force" same tactics the police are taught he is unarmed then pepper spray he has a stick or bat depending on size then baton and or taser he has a knife then taser or possibly gun has to be determond at the time of contact he has a gun then lethal force is always an option but alot of the general public dosn't know this so the police find it ok to jump the gun and draw down on you to get there way.
198.5. Any person using force intended or likely to cause death or
great bodily injury within his or her residence shall be presumed to
have held a reasonable fear of imminent peril of death or great
bodily injury to self, family, or a member of the household when that
force is used against another person, not a member of the family or
household, who unlawfully and forcibly enters or has unlawfully and
forcibly entered the residence and the person using the force knew or
had reason to believe that an unlawful and forcible entry occurred.
As used in this section, great bodily injury means a significant
or substantial physical injury.
199. The homicide appearing to be justifiable or excusable, the
person indicted must, upon his trial, be fully acquitted and