Break-In

February 23, 2014: A business has a hole in the roof which was reportedly used as an entry point for a break-in. (Source: CBS4)

Roof Break-In Leaves Family Business Owners Stunned

A large hole cut into the roof of a business was how police said someone managed to get inside early Monday morning to steal lottery tickets, cigarettes and money.

CBS Miami–02/24/2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 18:  Recording artist Kid Rock appears during Tiger Jam 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on May 18, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Man Arrested In Burglary Attempt Of Kid Rock Home

Tips from the public led to the arrest on Saturday of a 43-year-old suburban Detroit man following an attempted burglary of a home owned by musician Kid Rock.

08/03/2013

Roland Stuart, 27, is accused of breaking into a Deerfield Beach home. The homeowner reportedly scared him off using a toy gun. (Source: BSO)

Police: Homeowner Scared Off Would-Be Robber With Toy Gun

A quick thinking homeowner scared off a would-be robber in her bedroom Monday when she grabbed a toy gun, pretending it was real, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said.

CBS4–06/26/2013

Matthew_McHugh_Serial_Burglar

Broward Burglar Facing More Than 30 Charges

Most criminals have one or two specialty. Matthew McHugh has at least five.

CBS Miami–08/09/2012

Dexter Powell (upper left), Jerry Powell (upper right) and Kadeem Johnson are accused of breaking into a home in Hollywood.  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Trio Charged In Hollywood Break in

Three men accused of breaking into a home in Hollywood were caught after a teen inside the residence kept his cool and called the cops.

CBS4–07/03/2012

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Brazen Bandit Targets Coral Gables Home

Coral Gables Police are looking for a man they said walked into a home and stole a bicycle and a purse before racking up credit card charges at a few different locations.

CBS4–05/07/2012

Davie Apt Complex (Source: CBS4)

Davie Woman Wakes To Find Stranger In Bedroom

A safety alert for students who live near Nova Southeastern University. Early Tuesday morning a coed awoke to find a man standing next to her bed in her apartment in the 2900 block of University Drive.

CBS4–02/28/2012

(Source: Broward Sheriff's Office) Rober James, charged with burglarizing a home where teens were huddled inside, calling 911 for help

Scared Teens Stay With 911, Bust Burglar Who Broke In

A trio of teens home alone used some cool heads and quick thinking to get police help after they heard someone break into their home. Cops are applauding the way they handled a scary situation, leading to the arrest of the bandit as he hid in their mom’s closet. The whole thing was caught on tape.

02/22/2012

(Source: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Shop Safer With “Grinchbuster” Tips

With all of those bags full of purchases, cars loaded between stops, and shoppers with extra tempting wallets, the holiday shopping season is also tempting for thieves.

CBS4–11/28/2011

(Source: CBS4)

BSO Arrest 2 Brothers After Multiple Break-Ins

The Broward Sheriff’s Office said a pair of brothers confessed to a crime spree Tuesday — breaking into more than 30 cars in a four hour period from late Monday night into early Tuesday morning.

CBS4–10/11/2011

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