Just put all the pieces of the puzzle together last night. When I got back from work a couple of days ago, I noticed that someone had tampered with my back door light which is light sensitive. I had a difficult time trying to open my door afterunlocking it. Looks like someone used a metal …
Category Archive: Burglary Attempt
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I came home from work tonight to find the alley-side door of my garage open. It was closed when I left. The zip tie that I had placed on the emergency release latch (to prevent outside break-ins) was broken. I assume that my dogs started barking, thinking that I was home, and scared the person …
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A man came to my door to ask me where “downtown” was and then asked if he could come in for a glass of water. This occurred at 9:30pm. I had front door open with screen door locked. The next morning, I got in my car to find that someone had been in it and attempted …
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Garage door bent out from bottom, exposing foot to crawl through. Popped out pins / rollers from garage door track. Broad daylight. Vandal caused damage but a neighbor spotted him sitting beside it (taking a break?), then man casually walked away once he knew he was spotted.
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Lock on fence gate and lock on small shed were both forcibly broken off.
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I awoke around 1:15 and looked out my window to see a man creeping slowly through my backyard to my garage. He tried the door handle to see if it was unlocked. By the time I ran downstairs to turn on the back porch light, he was gone.
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I keep my bike hidden, covered and locked with a heavy duty bike chain. You would never know it’s there. On Thursday, (5-29) at 4:00PM I was exiting the yard with my bike as two men passed by. I usually wait to make sure no one is around, but did not hear them. I knew …
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Came home from work early today to see 2 teenagers hanging out in front of our backyard privacy fence gate. I pulled into our garage and confronted them. They said they were taking a break from their walk. I go inside and look out our back window to realize both locks were unlocked from the …
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Last night or early this morning someone apparently made a half-hearted attempt to break in through the front door of my home. The storm door was partially detached and the main door had been kicked or shoved hard. The motion-sensitive light above the door was switched on and working when I discovered the damage this …
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Opened our front door and noticed wreath wasn’t there, along with the screen door missing. Noticed both items laying in the front yard. Whomever it was also unplugged all of our extension cords for the Christmas lights that were running through our front door mail slot and tossed those around the yard as well. Large …
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A few weeks ago I posted about a possible break in when I found that my garage door had been disengaged by pulling the cord and lifting the door by hand. Since then I have purchased a wireless motion detector/alarm (Harbor Freight has them for around $15) and set it up in my garage to …
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This morning when I went out to our garage I found the garage door to be disengaged from the opener (the latch at the top had been pulled allowing the door to be lifted by hand without the assistance of the garage door opener) and the door was open about 8″. After several minutes of …
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Side garage door was pried open, but not completely. Door was still locked and it appears they were unable to gain access. Happened sometime between 6am 10/13 and 11:30am 10/14. Backyard is fenced in. Looks like they hopped neighbors fence and landed in our tomato garden.
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While moving into our home a younger woman w/ tattoos, baggy jeans, and tank top entered the back screened in porch and knocked on back door. When I answered she said she was wanting to know if we were renting or buying the home. I then escorted her out the front gate and of our property. She claimed that …
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White male in pajamas was seen in our buildings parking lot casing out our cars, until several of us yelled out our windows at this suspect. This is not the first time we have seen this white male in our lot trying to steal he has done it before. this happened between sycamore & forest …
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