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‘Honour among thieves’ finds burglars reluctant to steal from neighbours

How can you avoid burglars? You might think living in a quiet, affluent area far away from criminals might make you less susceptible to burglary, but research by Confused.com has found this is not necessarily the case. In fact, a poll of ex-offenders by the company found that burglars have a 'code of conduct' that

By | August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Gadget|Tags: , , |Comments Off on ‘Honour among thieves’ finds burglars reluctant to steal from neighbours

Hyde man attacked in his own home by laptop burglar

A man was injured in his own house during a struggle with a burglar who was holding his laptop. On Friday December 13th at around 1pm the victim returned home to his address at Sophie Court on Hyde's Bayley Close when he found the offender in his living room, clutching his laptop. He confronted the

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Cost Of Burglary Increases By 41% In Three Years

A new report from Zurich has underlined the importance of gadget insurance. The study found that the average cost of household burglaries has risen by 41% in the last three years, despite the overall number of claims falling by 52% over this time frame. The company said the reason for this increase is the growing

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