Free Essays on Burglary

  1. Burglary

    Burglary Explain the distinction between the crime of burglary and the crime of robbery. The difference between burglary and robbery is that robbery is confrontational which makes it crime against person, and burglary isn’t which makes it a crime against property. As stated in the book “burglary is...

  2. Burglary: Felony and Rehabilitative Program

    Burglaries By: Jeannie Warrick 4/24/13 A crisis can happen at any part of the day and it can range from an attack or even whether or not you make it to work on time. Burglaries are the crisis that I choose to explore. I will explore the certain parts that take place in...

  3. Introduction to Burglary

    Introduction to Burglary Section 9 of the Theft Act 1968 provides: "(1) A person is guilty of burglary if- (a) he enters any building or part of a building as a trespasser and with intent to commit any such offence as is mentioned in subsection (2) below; or (b) having entered any building or part...

  4. The Effects of Burglary

    Geography essay The hazards of burglary have significannot impacts on people and the environment in which they live, and these impacts can be identified easily. Consequently, these hazards can be both prevented and/or managed effectively · Identify the impacts of this hazard: · Describe the responses...

  5. Social Issue, Burglary

    on a social issue for my access diploma in Social Science/Humanities, I have chosen to write this report on burglary. Within my report I am going to cover the facts and figures about burglaries, the top 5 items stolen, the physical and mental effects of having your home burgled, what you as homeowner/tenant...

  6. IRAC Analysis

    intent to steal a television to replace his broken one. To convict Clay as guilty of burglary, he must meet the stipulations stated in the General Laws chapter 228 numbers one and two. The first law defines burglary as the breaking and entering of a dwelling at nighttime with the intent to commit a felony...

  7. Classification Essay/Criminal Offenses

    imprisonment for more than a year. Crimes commonly considered being felonies are illegal drug use/sales, aggravated assault and/or battery, arson, burglary, grand theft, robbery, murder, rape, and vandalism of federal property. Georgia law recognizes various degrees of felony offenses: capital, life,...

  8. Crime and Data Comparision

    1930, the UCR has primarily provided annual reports of the nature and amount of seven index offenses, which are homicide, assault, robbery, rape, burglary, larceny, and motor vehicle theft. In 1979, arson was added to the list of index offenses, by congressional mandate. These offenses were selected...

  9. Business Torts and Ethics

    acts as burglary and drug dealing. The legal codes defining these responsibilities are anchored on the various court decisions, ordinances, statutes, as well as building codes (Medsger, 2014). The tenants may actually sue their landlords for the injuries suffered during the incidences of burglary. In some...

  10. Economic and Financial modelling

    Robbery of business & personal property: robbery is stealing and the use or threat of force immediately before doing so, and in order to do so. Burglary Burglary are entry (or attempted entry) to a building with intent to either (a) steal property from it, (b) inflict grievous bodily harm or (c) commit...

  11. Survey of local Crime Prevention

    never get recorded and logged into the crime report. Also, the crimes are entered into the system can affect the accuracy of the report, for example a burglary might be reported but identify as something else altering the numbers. Finally, not all police departments file their reports and therefore it forces...

  12. Test

    Installation price starts at $349 for Essentials Plus package which includes Burglary, Fire, Carbon Monoxide and Medical Alert monitoring and requires installation and/or activation of an ADT security system with monitored Burglary, Fire, Carbon Monoxide and Medical Alert devices. Fire, Carbon Monoxide and...

  13. Gun Control in America

    and burglaries, an armed victim acts as a defense against the criminal. During a robbery, the defensive measure with the lowest losses to property or occurrence of personal injury to victims was using a gun to attack the criminal, or threatening to attack the criminal with a gun. For burglaries, a victim...

  14. Security Assesment

    utilized at the above captioned facility. This assessment was conducted to identify possible vulnerabilities to criminal acts, such as illegal entry, burglary and malicious property damage to Westwood College and their students. During the review assistance, and information was provided by Clinton Kirkwood-Director...

  15. Shrock paper one

    Getting and using drugs were major preoccupations for a majority of the offenders, not just a small cadre of addicts. Many of them reported committing burglaries solely for the purpose of obtaining money to buy drugs" (Wright and Decker 41). These individuals do not seek money instead they seek the high of...

  16. Crime in Hard Economic Times

    they start to feel a sense of desperation, and sometimes turning to criminal activities appears to be the only solution. The number of robberies, burglaries and auto thefts almost always increases dramatically when times get tough, and the worse the economy gets the more these and other crimes are likely...

  17. Ld6 Study Guide

    suspect for burglary. To arrest a subject for burglary, the necessary crime elements include: • the entry to a building or specified structure • with the intent to commit • theft or any felony. 6.01.EO8 Recall the crime elements required to arrest a suspect for possession of burglary tools. ...

  18. A Critical Evaluation of two Research Methods, Qualitative and Quantitative

    p.13.). The method has been adopted to investigate the research question. The research question is; what involvement do women have in residential burglaries. This research question is analysed by comparing female characteristics with their male counterparts and, through primary investigation, into the...

  19. January 2009 Law Ocr A2 Scenario Question

    arisen, these include theft and burglary. These offences come from the Theft Act 1968. In both of the offences the burden of proof is on the prosecution and the standard of proof is beyond reasonable doubt. Theft carries a maximum sentence of seven years and for burglary it is a maximum of fourteen years...

  20. Campus Attacks

    Campus attacks entail a very broad spectrum of crimes, including murder, manslaughter, criminal homicide, sex offenses, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, arson, and motor vehicle theft. Extent of Attacks on College Campuses in the U.S. and Georgia Since 1990, five federal laws and several state...

  21. Policy Differences in British Politics

    our criminal justice system and taking measures to combat terrorism. Since 1997 overall crime is down 39% (over 5 million fewer crimes), domestic burglary is down 55%, vehicle related crime is down 40%. Police numbers are up more than 14,000 since 1997, alongside more than 15,000 community support officers...

  22. monn

    not guilty of unreasonable delay. Green Seed Co., Inc. V. Harrison Tobacco Storage Warehouse, Inc,663 S.W.2d 755(Ky. Ct. App. 1984) Incident of burglary at Dr. Furlow‘s house which caused him to forget the appointment with attorney is a reasonable excuse for the delay in answering. Carelessness by...

  23. Criminal Law

    have his case reheard on October of 1984 and it was denied. Burglary is the forcible entry into a structure with the intent to commit a felony once inside (Davenport, 2012). The Texas Penal Code title 7 chapter 30 defines burglary as “a) A person commits an offense if, without the effective consent...

  24. CJA 354 Team B Week 3 upload

    Dents In the case of State v. Stu Dents, the state of Maryland will be charging the defendant with homicide, assault of a police officer, kidnapping, burglary and the crimes related to drugs discovered by the detectives after the murder. The state will present evidence on what the detectives discover going...

  25. Measuring Crime

    designates crime into two parts. Crimes designated into part one are considered more violent crimes including homicide, rape, aggravated assault, burglary, arson, larceny/theft, and motor vehicle theft. Crimes designated into part two are often less violent and victimless crimes. These less violent criminal...

  26. Guns

    crime to make a living. On average it could take your local police department five to ten minutes even longer sometimes too reported to a residential burglary in progress. It could take seconds to get your own personal firearm and protect yourself and protect your family. Also they might even think first...

  27. Prosecuting Arguments

    several charges against the defendant which range from moderate to severe. These charges include homicide, assault of a police officer, kidnapping, burglary, and crimes related to drugs. The prosecution must attempt to provide accurate evidence to prove the charges against Stu Dents. During this trial...

  28. Week 3 Current Event

    justice system will be looking into. Court records show he was arrested in 2003 for suspicion of a lewd act with a minor. He was later charged with burglary and sexual penetration by force. He had pleaded guilty to the sex charge and did a 3-year prison term. He is now being held in custody on suspicion...

  29. Criminological Theory and Burglary

    drugs and alcohol users, are not well placed to compete for the few good jobs available.”(pg.50) When field researchers asked them why they chose burglary over other legitimate means some replied that they were unable to gain suitable employment or they just didn’t want a job to infringe on their current...

  30. Chales Manson

    hippie life was he got older. Early Crimes- 1942 age 8 years for burning kids toys but not arrested 1943 age 9 years for burglary and stealing cars 1948 age 14 years for burglary of a grocery store sent to juvenile detention Illnesses- Mania, Paranoid Schizophrenia, Conduct Disorder, Anti-Social Personality...

  31. Criminal Law

    Furthermore, these numbers only represent the non-forceful/violent thefts. Whereas many modern crimes involving kidnapping, false imprisonment, robberies, burglary, theft and cyber-crimes also add up to a portion of the statistics. This is not necessarily a new front for law enforcement, yet it is a difficult...

  32. Ucr

    analysis because of their seriousness, frequency, and likelihood of being reported. Index crimes include: murder and non-negligent manslaughter, burglary, forcible rape, larceny/theft, robbery, motor vehicle theft, aggravated assault, and arson. Part II is non-index crimes such as simple assault, vandalism...

  33. Issues Raised About Hackers

    horses. As hackers become more sophisticated,they may begin using sniffers to steal large amounts of confidential information, become involved in burglary of technical manuals, larceny or espionage.  ...

  34. Prosecuting Argument

    defendant punched the officer in the face and yelled, “Alien!” The state is charging Stu Dents with homicide, assault of a police officer, kidnapping, burglary, and crimes related to drugs. For the charge of Homicide against the defendant Stu Dent, the state of Minnesota would charge Stu Dent with murder...

  35. Should Those Convicted of a Felony Be Barred from Employment in a Company

    convicted felons. First; what was the felony that the applicant was charged with? The concerns of the employer are; if the applicant was charged with burglary or robbery; he or she might be prone to steal from the company. If the applicant was charged with a felony dealing with drugs; he or she might be...

  36. John David

    Committee was burgled on June 17th, 1972. The burglary and subsequent cover-up eventually led to moves to impeach President Richard Nixon. Nixon resigned the presidency in August 1974. "Watergate" is now an all-encompassing term used to refer to political burglary, bribery, extortion, wiretapping, conspiracy...

  37. Social

    efforts of the system as a whole. There was a case where a burglar was caught red-handed during his commission of burglary and the police told him to confess to many unsolved burglaries they knew he did not commit so that they could seem that they solved these cases. They told him, "help us out, and...

  38. A Man of Change

    moved to Boston to live with his half-sister, where he became involved in drug dealing, gambling, and robbery. Tree years later he was arrested for burglary. Thus, he was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Where he started to read voraciously and developed astigmatism. During this time his brother wrote...

  39. Rate of Killings Rises 38 Percent in Chicago in 2012

    risen to an all time high of 38 percent this year in Chicago; which is the third largest city in the US. Other crimes such as rape, robbery, and burglary and auto theft are down by 10 percent. The violence seems to be spreading throughout the entire city, the wealthy parts of the city that has never...

  40. SEC 430 UOP Tutorials / uophelp

    evidence?What are elimination and reference samples?What is CODIS?Discuss one of the following crimes that you chose to pursue: Homicide, Sexual assault, Burglary, Violent crime. .................................................................................................................................

  41. How evidence and witnesses in robbery investigation

    suspicious persons as they make their way to the scene. Securing the scene Generally it is not necessary to go to great lengths to secure a burglary scene. Ask the victim to avoid handling anything, and try to keep them in an undisturbed portion of the scene. Traffic through the building should...

  42. Determining Causes and Effect of Unemployment

    caused a lot of chaos in a lot of communities. Since unemployment has risen the crime rate has risen. It has risen in theft and burglary and assault. “Theft and burglary is the highest correlation between unemployment and crime. Obviously because individuals without an income, being desperate for...

  43. Analyzing the Reliability of Statistical Claims

    and recorded because in order for a claim for insurance to be processed it has to be reported to and recorded by the police. The same applies to a burglary with loss whereas often victims of vandalism or assault will not report the crime either because of a mistrust of the police or being sacred they...

  44. Criminal Law

    disorderly conduct, trespass, or petty theft – punishable by a fine or imprisonment for up to one year. • Includes most crimes against property (burglary, robbery) ■ Violations • Neither felony nor misdemeanor and usually punishable with a fine • Least serious criminal offenses...

  45. Watergate

    staff H.R. Haldeman privately discussed how to get the CIA to tell the FBI to back off from the burglary investigation. Publicly, a White House spokesman said he would not comment on "a third rate burglary." In Miami, Bernstein learned that a $25,000 check for Nixon's reelection campaign had been deposited...

  46. CIS 500 Assignment 1 Predictive Policing

    the historical data to predict future crimes for police departments. This is known as predictive policing. Predictive policing has led to a drop in burglaries, automobile thefts, and other crimes in some cities. Write a four to five (45) page paper in which you 1. Compare and contrast the application...

  47. Fletch

    the Model Penal Code, burglary is defined as illegally entering a building or occupied structure, with the purpose of committing a crime therein. Since Fletch entered this building without permission, with intention of stealing Stanwyck's file, he should be charged with Burglary. In this scenario, this...

  48. CIS 500 STR Courses / Uoptutorial

    the historical data to predict future crimes for police departments. This is known as predictive policing. Predictive policing has led to a drop in burglaries, automobile thefts, and other crimes in some cities. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...

  49. CJA 314 UOP COURSE TUTORIAL/SHOPTUTORIAL

    Individual For more course tutorials visit www.shoptutorial.com Utilize the FBI Uniform Crime Report data and select one offense, such as burglary, in two metropolitan areas. Choose metropolitan areas with different data. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper, comparing the occurrence of that offense...

  50. Theft, Burglary, Robbery

    Theft, Burglary, and Robbery When a child goes to school one of the first things they are taught is that you cannot take what does not belong to you. Unfortunately, there are many people as adults who did not have this simple social skill instilled in them with much veracity as a child. The adult...

  51. Elements That Make Up a Crime

    breaking and entering. Sarah also commits a burglary offense by breaking and entering. “To break into and enter is to enter residence or other enclosed property without authorizations and with some element of force” (Legal Definitions, 2013, p.1). Burglary requires breaking and entering into a building...

  52. 5 Minute Speech Notecards

    murder was not; therefore the accomplice should not be charged with murder. Although they shouldn't’t be let off the hook totally. An accessory to the burglary. Not the murder. Body: II. The driver seemingly had no intent to kill, he/she was merely the driver. A: When the robber and the accomplice were...

  53. Should it be lawful for Adults To Carry Concealed Handguns?

    being attacked." John r. Lott Jr. "Gun ownership for home protection is considerably more beneficial to the entire community and many other anti-burglary measures. "David Kopel "The use of concealed handguns by permitted citizens may cause a positive externality [enjoying a benefit for which one...

  54. Criminal Law

    Little Louie 1. Conspiracy Title 18, Part 1, Ch, 19, § 371 2. Burglary - break an entering ORC, Title29, Ch 2911, § 2911.12 a) Breaking glass window into Smiths house 3. Second count of burglary – guns ORC, Title29, Ch 2911, § 2911.12 a) Breaking into...

  55. Outline Law Civil Pro

    a. Insurance Co. defined “burglary” as requiring “visible marks” or “physical damage” to the exterior of the building  the burglary definition in the policy is not consistent with the layman’s concept or the legal definition  b/c the definition of “burglary” was a boiler plate term that...

  56. Kennedy V. State, 323 S.E.2d 169 (Ga. App. 1984)

    due to a fire that was planned and executed on his cabin to file for an insurance claim and receive money. Compare and contrast the crimes of burglary, breaking and entering, and home invasion. Breaking and entering is the crime of entering a residence or other enclosed property without authorization...

  57. notes on criminal stats

    the victim and the conduct is consensual. 13-1410 – Molestation of a child – Any sexual contact with a minor under 15 y/o. (F2) Burglary and Trespass 13-1502 3rd degree Criminal trespass – Knowingly entering or remaining on real property or Railway property after a reasonable request...

  58. Intro to Crime

    offenders and their victims are similar and/or different. Body Firstly, Property crime comes under many categories such as arson, household burglary, graffiti, vandalism, theft and vehicle theft. Most of these categories also had many separate sub-categories going into more detail or separate areas...

  59. Different Types of Religion Systems

    every thought we have, and everything we say will control the way our future ends up like. For example, if a person decides to commit a crime such as burglary or murder, that person will have what is called bad karma. Nothing but bad things will follow for that person’s future. The cultural and societal...

  60. Criminal Law, Kennedy v. State 323 S.E. 2d 169 (Ga. App. 1984)

    mess from the spill before leaving the house. Breaking & Entering/Burglary/Home Invasion Burglary is similar to breaking and entering, nevertheless, in the event that it includes the unlawful passage into the home of someone else. Burglary is viewed as a more genuine wrongdoing in Massachusetts than breaking...