Georgia Home Security Systems
In 2011, 94,044 burglaries were reported in the state of Georgia. That averages out to approximately 257 burglaries per day across the state. That year, 9,956 arrests were made in burglary cases, for an arrest rate of around 10.6%. Of these arrests, over half were of suspects aged 17 to 29. Overall, Georgia's burglary rate is around 40% higher than the U.S. national average, according to CityRating.com and GBI.Georgia.gov.*
Since arrest rates are low following burglaries, a homeowner's best protection is prevention. Fortunately, burglaries are very often preventable by the use of several common sense measures. If you want to maximize your home security and help protect your home and family from burglary, begin by looking at things from a burglar's point of view.