Burglary

10.22.18

This Guy Broke Into a House Just to Clip His Toenails and Make Eggs, Cops Say

He also took a bath, washed his clothes and brushed his teeth before the cops arrested him.

10.4.18

Police Bust Three Teens and a Mum for String of Celeb Burglaries

They allegedly stole millions of dollars worth of cash and jewellery from celebrities like Rihanna, and were apparently planning to hit LeBron James and Matt Damon next.

4.27.18

The Long, Brutal Saga of the Ex-Cop Called the 'Golden State Killer'

A 72-year-old's arrest suggests the terror also known as the "East Area Rapist" and the "Original Night Stalker" has finally been caught.

4.19.17

Burglar Caught Making Surprisingly Good Fried Chicken In Woman's House

If you're going to break and enter, at least leave some delicious leftovers.

2.3.17

Thief Tries to Hold Up Restaurant with Burger Flipper

Not the most obvious choice of weapon.

11.17.16
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11.3.16

Thief Breaks Into Car, Steals Only a Kit Kat, Leaves Remorseful Note

As for the thief, who is still out of the spotlight: We hope you enjoyed that Kit Kat as much as the world enjoyed your bizarre, shaky little note.

4.30.16

A Real Life 'Home Alone' Kid Shot a Robber with a Gun

"It was a full metal jacket bullet. It went straight through the back of his leg. He started crying like a little baby."

4.23.16

The 'Ninja Burglar' Is Headed to Prison After a Career of Rape and Robbery

The 46-year-old confessed to more than 100 burglaries, but his past is way darker.

4.3.16

How Burglars Hack Architecture to Commit Crimes and Take Advantage of Cities

A new book takes a look at our everyday urban environments through the eyes of the criminals aiming to hack them.

3.30.16

Crimes Across the UK: Exploring Why Burglary Is So Common in Leeds

In the first of a new series examining why certain crimes are popular in specific areas of the country, we look at why burglary is big in Leeds.

8.6.15

Leicestershire Police Are Not Investigating Attempted Burglaries in Houses with Odd-Numbered Doors

It's part of a money-saving scheme that, according to police, everyone is totally cool with.

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