Burglary

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Burglary

The act of entering a building unlawfully with the intention of committing a crime, usually but not always theft. Burglary is illegal in nearly every jurisdiction.
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The anti-wheelie bin lobby claim they are a fire hazard, will block roads, be used for racing by bored teenagers, can be used by burglers to jump walls and wreak havoc on terraced streets where there are no gardens to store them.
Insisting that his brother's medication had been stolen by burglers, Nasser said: "We asked the Scottish Government to send medicines here.
Police at the time pinned the slaying on unknown burglers, although the only items stolen from Rasmussen were her marriage certificate and her car.
Burglers broke into a house to steal the owners' cars.
Burglers who raided a house in Forest Lane, Kirklevington, made off with equipment including a laptop computer, mobile phone, digital recorder, camera and electrical goods.