Nebraska Home Security Systems
In 2011, the overall crime rate in the state of Nebraska edged up by 2%. In 2009, the state's violent crime rate was lower than the U.S. national average by nearly 24%, while the state's property crime rate was lower by just over 24%, according to CityRating.com and NCC.NE.gov.*
That same year, violent crimes in Nebraska decreased by 8% compared to 2010 figures, but property crimes in Nebraska increased by 4%. Across the United States, there is a burglary on average every 15 seconds, and 88% of them are residential.
While burglary is a common crime, Nebraskans can do quite a bit to help lower their risk of burglary.