Latest Burglary Stories

2013-05-30 23:21:20

Data from My Protection Link reveals the United States has more than 4x more burglaries than any other country. (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Statistics uncovered by MyProtectionLink.com show that the U.S. outpaces all other countries in burglaries occurring each hour. At 250, the number soars above the United Kingdom and Canada, with 62.5 and 22.7, respectively. In fact, every 14.4 seconds, a home in the U.S. has been burglarized; four times the rate of the United Kingdom, where a burglary occurs...

2013-05-10 23:04:17

University researchers study convicted burglars to prove effectiveness of alarms, shed light on habits and decision-making. Irving, TX (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 There´s no better way to figure out what motivates a burglar than to go directly to the source: Just ask the burglar. A groundbreaking new study by a researcher at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte examines hundreds of convicted offenders to gain an unprecedented look inside the mind of a burglar, providing remarkable...

2013-03-02 23:03:45

According to CBS New York, law enforcement has created a database to track and identify patterns left by pharmacy burglars in the hopes of preventing prescription drug crimes. The database, hailed as the first of its kind, already contains more than a hundred 2012 prescription pill burglaries and robberies and may soon spread nationwide. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2013 According to CBS New York, law enforcement has created a database to track and identify patterns left by pharmacy...

2013-02-19 23:03:42

According to NBC Los Angeles, a string of recent burglaries has now been exposed as a complicated crime ring targeting Los Angeles Times newspaper subscribers. MacGregor & Collins burglary attorneys take issue with lack of security and increases in Southern California crime rings over the last few years. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) February 19, 2013 According to NBC Los Angeles, a string of recent burglaries has now been exposed as a complicated crime ring targeting Los Angeles...

2013-01-20 23:01:07

6Webs.com releases a tip sheet that covers the top 3 mistakes homeowners make that can lead to an increased chance of having their home become a target by burglars. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) January 20, 2013 6Webs.com has helped thousands of consumers with their research for the best security system for their family. The independent home security reviews website is also well-known for publishing educational information teaching people about home safety and security. The latest release of...

2012-08-20 23:02:47

Home Security Store releases a third infographic detailing Most Common Entry Points for a Break-in. The number one point of entry is straight through the front door, says infographic researcher Annie Blanco. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2012 Continuing with the monthly infographic series highlighting the facts about burglary in America, Home Security Store has released their third infographic entitled, The Most Common Entry Points For a Break-In. Home Security Store´s Marketing...

2012-08-03 23:02:10

Home Security Store´s most recent infographic, Characteristics of a Burglar, indicates that most burglaries are committed by white males under the age of 25, says infographic designer Justin Marini. Riverside, California (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 An infographic is an informative visual displaying statistics in an easy-to-understand format, says infographic designer Justin Marini. Marini´s latest Home Security Store infographic was created with data from Iowa State University´s...

2012-06-01 23:02:16

The first of a series of infographics entitled, “Odds of Burglary in America” has been released by Home Security Store and distributed through Penelope´s Oasis website. Some statistics may be surprising, says infographic artist Justin Marini. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 Home Security Store´s latest infographic, entitled “Odds of Burglary in America” indicates that the South has more burglaries than other regions, with Houston being the city with...

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