Latest Burglary Stories

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

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.

2011-11-16 12:00:00

HomeSecurityGuru.com reports the most recent Arizona crime statistics for both violent crime and property crime across the state. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November

2011-06-12 23:01:00

DALLAS, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority (ABTPA) celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.

2011-06-09 00:00:30

FrontPoint helps consumers protect their homes by showing how burglars know when no one is home McLean, VA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 To help homeowners enjoy their summer with greater peace of mind, FrontPoint Security, the nationwide leader in wireless home security, released its list of Top 7 Home Burglary Tricks—featuring tips to help consumers identify and take simple steps that can keep their homes safer from burglars.

2010-06-14 08:00:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The FBI reports that more burglaries occur during the summer months than any other time of year and that every home is a potential target. According to U.S. Department of Justice statistics, an American home is broken into about every 15 seconds.

2010-05-04 13:51:01

A study conducted at the University of Granada and the University of Cambridge reveals that police officers and criminals are more consistent in their judgments than ordinary people.

2010-02-10 11:05:00

Research being undertaken at the University of Leicester highlights a career change for criminals from the more traditional household burglaries to personal muggings.

2009-09-30 17:48:33

A Florida woman said items taken from her home during a recent burglary include her Nintendo Wii console, a pair of handguns and her uncle's ashes. Denise Littler of Bradenton said the wooden box that held the ashes of her uncle, David Littler, who died at age 83 four years ago, was left in its place along with her relative's military medals and dog tags during Friday's burglary, but a plastic bag containing the ashes was taken, the Tampa Tribune reported Wednesday. It's, like, 'Hello,' she...

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