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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Ashleigh Hammond, 23,of High Street, West Bromwich, pleaded guilty to one count of attempted burglary and two counts of burglary and theft of a motor vehicle.
Lloyd, also 21, of Hurst Lane, Tipton, admitted one count of attempted burglary and a single charge of burglary and theft of a motor vehicle.
Braden has been charged with residential burglary, theft and possession of a weapon by a felon.
According to the data, 87pc of burglary investigations ended with no suspect being identified in the last year.
He added: "If you've been a victim of burglary, know someone who has been or would like some advice on how to secure your home or business, please visit our website for the latest tips and technologies at https://bit.ly/2SRUCSE "Alternatively, if you'd like to report something to us, whether it's to do with a burglary or any other crime, please do not hesitate to contact us @MERPOLCC or by calling 101."
The court also heard how Simpson was identified from CCTV footage at one of the burglary scenes and a large amount of stolen property was recovered from the address where he was arrested.
Another burglary took place or or near the car park at the back of Newdegate Place, but the investigation was closed with no suspect ifentified.
But as well as ranking number two in the Brent burglary hotspot list the neighbourhood experienced a whopping 283% rise in the number break-ins reported there.
Now a judge, who said he has never encountered as bad a record for burglary, has sent him back to prison for 12 months.
Meanwhile, people are bring urged to protect their homes as we head into "burglary season".
In the early hours of yesterday morning three men were charged with a string of burglary offences and they have now appeared in court.