Other types of burglaries

One of the most feared crimes is burglary. Most householders have, at some time, felt the fear of crime, with the elderly and vulnerable most at risk.

Some burglars commit distraction burglaries and frequently target a home where they believe an elderly or vulnerable person lives.

Other offenders target high-performance vehicles and they break into your home to get the car key, while others want gold jewellery. Many of the general burglary prevention tips will be applicable to all types of burglaries but, due to the method in which the criminal commits the offence, there are more detailed tips listed in the specific sections.