HOW IMPORTANT IS HOME SECURITY TO YOU?
It is not just the value of the items that they steal, it is the fact that a total stranger has unlawfully gained access to your home and has rummaged through your personal items and stolen something that has real sentimental value to you...
Sadly, burglary is not a thing of the past, statistics show that aggravated and distraction burglary are still a very real threat that you need to be aware of.
By investing in a quality home security system that enables you to be in control, you will be able to greatly reduce the potential risk of becoming one of 1.5 million victims every year.*
*ONS reported crime for England and Wales 2017
Did you know...
Where the offender entered the dwelling, the offender gained entry through a door around 70% of the time and through a window around 30% of the time
Purses, wallets and money have typically been the most frequently stolen items in domestic burglaries in dwellings, with jewellery and watches, computer equipment and other electronic goods (for example, cameras) also being commonly stolen
1 in 4 victims of burglary have had their home broken into more than once.
In 53% of burglaries the residents are in the house when it happens.
8% of burglars force their way in by breaking or cutting glass in a window.
59% of burglaries happen at homes where there is insufficient security.
Over 70% of burglaries take place during the week.