A robbery takes place in the United States every 18 seconds, according to ProtectAmerica. With this particular type of crime happening so frequently, it is important to be aware of the things that could attract thieves to your home. Let’s take a quick look at the types of thieves’ houses, including the most common way thieves enter (page 8), according to a former thief.
If a house in your neighborhood has been stolen and the person was never caught, there is a good chance that the thief will hit another house again. In addition, SheKnows says that if you have been robbed before, it is likely that another thief will find you with an equally attractive target as the last person. Therefore, it is likely that even different people will hit you again and again.
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