Tag: burglary

Anatomy of a Burglary

Anatomy of a Burglary

March 5, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Even if you live in an area with a low crime rate, there is always a chance that you might be burgled. Knowing the targets, timings and thinking of a burglar can help you know where to improve your home’s security. Check out this handy infographic for more information.

What Are the Chances of Your Home Being Burglarized?

What Are the Chances of Your Home Being Burglarized?

January 31, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Is your home one of the over 2.2 million homes that thieves will burglarize this year? That is how many homes are burglarized annually in the United States, according to the FBI. This infographic will show you how to take precautions to protect yourself, your valuable and most importantly, your family.

What Are Your Rights to Defend Yourself At Home

What Are Your Rights to Defend Yourself At Home

November 12, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

An attack on your or your family in your home, or even just around town, can be a jarring experience. In the moment, no one should have to think about the repercussions of defending themselves from such an attack. This infographic examines your rights to defend yourself and family in your home.

How Likely Are You To Get Burgled?

How Likely Are You To Get Burgled?

November 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Ever wondered the chances of you getting robbed in New York, California, New Orleans, and Alaska? Well this handy interactive infographic from the folks at SimpliSafe tells you in less than 5 seconds.

Lock the Door on Theft – Home Security Tips

Lock the Door on Theft – Home Security Tips

August 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Did you know that one home is broken into every 14.6 seconds? Home theft may be more common than you think, but taking safety measures can greatly reduce your risk of a burglary attempt. This infographic shows surprising statistics about home theft and prevention tips that can help you protect you and your belongings.

Hide Yo’ Kids, Hide Yo’ Wife & Your Husband Too

Hide Yo’ Kids, Hide Yo’ Wife & Your Husband Too

January 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

If you live in the suburbs you might think you are less likely to get burglarized, unfortunately that’s not the case. Homes in the suburbs are 1.5 times more likely to be broken into. So how do you protect your home and family from a break-in? You think like a burglar. Knowing what burglars are looking for and how they break-in can help you safe guard your home.

7 Burglary Facts You May Never Have Heard

7 Burglary Facts You May Never Have Heard

June 7, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Are you jumping up in bed every time the wind howls next to your bedroom window? You may have watched enough crime shows and movies to feel like you could open your own private detective agency, but what do you really know about home invasions? Check out this infographic, published by InMyArea.com, to learn seven little-known truths about burglars and burglaries.

UK Burglary Hotspots

UK Burglary Hotspots

May 18, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

How safe is your neighborhood? Do you know? A new infographic has detailed the burglary hotspots across the UK, which seem to mainly be in London and Yorkshire! The infographic also looks at the behavior of criminals in the UK. For example, did you know that 44% of burglaries happen during the day?

Deterring a Burglar: Understanding Home Security

Deterring a Burglar: Understanding Home Security

April 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In today’s fragile economy, protecting the assets and sanctity of your home is more important than ever. One of the keys is creating multiple layers of defense that a thief must penetrate before gaining access to your home. This infographic provides some tips for better home security.

UK Burglary Statistics

UK Burglary Statistics

February 17, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Ever wondered how safe you are in your own home? Every 40 seconds a home will burglarized. In 57% of these cases someone will be at home while the crime is committed. The following infographic uses data from the Home Office, Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Police Service to reveal facts that help raise awareness about the most affected areas in the UK, the tactics used and how likely you are the be burgled.