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  • David and his family are the victims of holiday thieves
    Georgia family wiped out by holiday thieves on day before Thanksgiving
    A young family in Silver Creek, Georgia has become one of the latest targets of holiday thieves. David Striblin was at work when his wife Kimberly returned from a shopping trip on Wednesday to find their house was destroyed. The front door was...
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    Nassau PD: Queens man charged in school burglary
    A Queens man was arrested early Sunday morning after police said he was caught stealing computers from a school in Elmont.Nassau County Police say Curtis Patterson, 47, of Rosedale, was arrested after an employee at the Martin De Porres School on...
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    Man trapped in Colorado store wall for days may face charges
    A man rescued on Tuesday after being trapped inside a department store wall in Colorado for days may face burglary or trespassing charges. Police were called to the store on Monday after employees heard yelling, but could not locate the source...
  • Naked man runs across city rooftops, breaks into couple’s home and bites them both
    Naked man runs across rooftops, breaks into couple’s home and bites them both
    On Nov. 5, The Daily News reported on a strange occurrence where a man in San Francisco’s Brighton Avenue neighborhood ran across the rooftops of several homes before taking off all of his clothes and breaking into one of the homes where he...
  • Scene of shooting
    Texas homeowner shoots, critically wounds, young female intruders
    Would-be burglars come in all shapes and sizes. The two whoattempted to break into a home inAtascocita, Texas, Wednesday were females,one 17 years old, the other in her mid-20s. Both trespasserswere shot and critically woundedfor their trouble...
  • Burglar Leaves Porn in Kid’s Bedroom
    Burglar Leaves Porn in Kid’s Bedroom
    Maybe you’ve heard of burglars stealing porn…but leaving it at the victim’s house? A man in Salem, Oregon, broke into a woman’s apartment, leaving behind a porn video in a seven-year-old girl’s bedroom. Police think...
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    Cops: Man posed as utility worker in Nassau distraction burglary
    A Maryland man has been arrested on felony burglary charges after he allegedly posed as a utility worker in a ruse to distract an elderly woman while his accomplice stole jewelry from her Nassau County home, police said Thursday.Frank Nicholas, 27...
  • Burglars steal Computers, Jewelry and Puppy!
    Burglars steal Computers, Jewelry and Puppy!
    If ever there were a heartless robber, it’s the one (or two/three?) who stole a little dog named Pepper, a schnauzer-poodle mix, as part of their burglary in New Jersey.Barbara August, the homeowner, said, “I’m devastated—I...
  • William Steifer
    Police: Centereach man accused in Long Island burglary spree
    A Centereach man was arrested Sunday when cops allegedly caught him climbing out of a home they say he burglarized and authorities now suspect he is responsible for at least three other break-ins, police said in a news release. Suffolk County...
  • Sandra Bullock stalked and burglarized
    Sandra Bullock stalked and burglarized
    Gee, even the rich and famous can be burglarized. Recently a man apparently broke into the West Los Angeles home of Sandra Bullock; he’d also been stalking her. He pleaded not guilty to the charges which include weapons possession—one...
  • Video shows men stealing over 100 computers from Atlanta middle school
    Video shows men suspected of stealing over 100 computers from Atlanta school
    Police in Atlanta, Georgia, are hopeful that a surveillance video and photographs taken of a four man burglary crew suspected of ripping off more than 100 computers from Brown Middle School, just west of downtown Atlanta, could lead to arrests of...
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    Houston Police talks about burglary prevention
    The Houston Police Department held in a press conference today to bring higher awareness to local residents of the risks of being a victim of a burglary and tips on how to prevent being the target of burglars.According to HPD, burglaries have...
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    St. Helens police arrest South County burglar
    Working together, the St. Helens Police Department and Columbia County Sheriff’s Office identified a suspect in the string of burglaries that has plagued the south county region for several months. On Aug. 1, investigators arrested Alexander...
  • Robbery and house burglary can result in ID theft
    Robbery and house burglary can result in ID theft
    Robbery and house burglary now can result in more than just a loss of preppers’ valuables and their feelings of safety. Robbery and house burglary also can have the lingering danger of ID theft. In the U.S. today, ID theft is the fastest...
  • 5 everyday items that can be put to criminal use
    5 everyday items that can be put to criminal use
    There are sophisticated ways to break into a home, steal a car, rip off a bicycle. But only about 10% of thieves are professional. Most homes that are broken into are accessed through an unlocked door or window. Most stolen cars had the keys in...