As long as the person entering has no legal right to be present in the structure a burglary has occurred. Furthermore, burglary is not only the entry of the house by itself; illegal entry of a garage or any other structure on the premises also represents household burglary. Figure1. Home Burglary Statistics 2008 2011. Washington Post . Retrieved from he most common targets are residential
houses. Those of them without security systems installed
are about three times as likely to be broken into as homes with security systems installed. Moreover, the first place that the robber will search is usually the master bedroom because most people keep their valuables there. The preferred items to be stolen are cash, jewelry, electronic equipment, silver, guns and other items easy to put on the market. Statistics showed that every 14. 6 seconds, a burglary takes place in the United States and most of them occur between 10 am and 3 pm.