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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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Residential burglaries also include thefts from connected property, including garages and sheds.
That was followed by Shevington with Lower Ground ward in Wigan, which saw 97.1pc of burglaries closed with no suspect.
The ward had 316 burglaries in 2018 which is the equivalent of 16 burglaries for every 1,000 people who live there.
The statistics include both residential and commercial burglaries. The five neighbourhoods where you're most likely to be burgled are: | St Helens town centre; | Anfield; | County ward, Walton; | Kensington and Fairfield ward; | Liverpool Central ward.
Helens Town Centre, Anfield in Liverpool was the worst ward in Merseyside for burglaries (17 for every 1,000 residents).
In Gwynedd, after Bangor High Street, the next most targeted road was Caernarfon Road in Bangor, which had 23 recorded burglaries.
The 18 burglaries were committed at locations which included Admiral Close in East Leake, Burton Lane in Whatton, Lady Gate in Diseworth, and Falcon Way in East Leake.
We've trawled the figures on the police.uk website to give you a snapshot of what is happening around the towns - including the streets where the burglaries have taken place.
While burglaries made up a small percentage of the overall reported crime figures in Brent they are on the increase in most parts.
A Garda spokesman said: "Four people were arrested in possession of jewellery believed to be the proceeds of burglaries, along with what are believed to be housebreaking implements.
THREE men have appeared in court charged with multiple burglaries following an alleged crime spate in Gateshead.