Category: Burglars and Crime

Police Report Burglary Rates More than Doubled in Harford County, Maryland

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Harford County, straddling Route 95 on the southern bank of the Susquehanna River, has traditionally been a pretty safe place to live. Situated strategically at the head of the Chesapeake Bay, the County also boasts the waterfront city of Havre de Grace, once considered – along with Washington, DC – as a possible site for…

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Ruse Burglaries Expand Across US to California

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Ruse burglaries have long been a staple in Chicago, Illinois and its suburbs, but we are seeing more reports from other areas of the US – California in particular. Since spring and summer seem to be the peak seasons for these types of crimes, this post should serves as a timely reminder with warmer weather…

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Oklahoma State Police Ready to Collar Burglar after Matching Facebook Photo to Witness Description

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With Facebook users now numbered at over one billion, the poster child for social media has worked its way into almost every facet of our lives – including solving residential crimes. For one thing, the rapid increase of home security cameras (such as FrontPoint sells) has allowed police all across the US to match pictures…

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