Some facts from the FBI:
year, over 2 million homes have a break-in or home invasion.
Almost 10 times every hour, someone is
Almost 100 times each hour, someone is
60% of rapes & nearly 40% of assaults happen during home invasions!
Over half of all home burglaries happen
during the day.
Many burglars come through an unlocked 1st floor door or window - if they’re
locked, they'll just kick in the door!
The average take per burglary is nearly $2,000!
It's only about $1,200 when a home
has some sort of security. (And almost half of those victims forgot to turn on
their alarm systems!)
Most burglaries are never solved!
Once you’re hit, odds are high you'll be hit again since you’ve replaced
all your stolen property with brand new stuff!
Scared yet? You should be!