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Leave A Light On

If you’re headed out of town or not going to be home for the evening… leave a light on.

Burglars strike any time of day, but if you’re going to be gone overnight leaving a light or two on will make them think someone is home and reduce the chance that you’ll become a victim. 150 more words

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Enfield man arrested on burglary charges

South Windsor, Conn. (WTNH)- A 27 year old man from Enfield is facing charges of burglary and larceny following a theft at a machine shop in South Windsor. 60 more words

Connecticut

NYPD: Man With 2 Kids Caught On Video Stealing Bikes On Upper East Side

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search is on for a man police believe stole two bicycles on the Upper East Side while in the company of two children. 108 more words

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Burglars ransack home in Lower Paxton Township

LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP (WPMT)- Police are investigating a burglary after a Lower Paxton Township resident returned home to find it had been ransacked.

The incident happened between 12 p.m. 50 more words

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The Clothes They Stood Up In; and, The Lady in the Van by Alan Bennett

Two delightfully humorous and “veddy” British short stories which deal with the strange nature of possessions or the lack thereof.  In the first story, Mr. and Mrs. 170 more words

Fiction

Burglar Gets Cozy At Petaluma Home With Tater Tots And Naptime

PETALUMA (CBS/AP) — Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snack and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots and then taking a snooze on the sofa of the house he broke into. 111 more words

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Warning over sharing holiday details on social media

By Phil Davies

Insurance against burglary could be jeopardised if holidaymakers share details of their trips on social media.

The Financial Ombudsman Service warned that comments on Twitter and Facebook, locations check-ins on Foursquare and selfies uploaded onto Instagram can all being used by burglars to target empty properties. 138 more words

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