8 Secrets from a Professional Thief


Don’t underestimate daylight

Most burglaries occur between 10am and 3pm. Scraps says with kids at school and more dual working parents, that daytime is the preferred time for a thief to break-in. Plus less people suspect home robberies during the day.

Let your dog bark

Scraps says that he’s more scared of the bark than he is the bite. That’s right, those little yappy dogs are a great deterrent for theft. They don’t stop barking and create a lot of noise. Because of this he avoids homes with barking dogs.

Put away the toys

Toys left in the yard create a target for your house. Scraps tells us this is a tell-tale sign that a woman lives in the house. And women equal jewelry.

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