Oklahoma Home Security Systems

Oklahoma's violent crime rate in 2009 was higher than the national average by almost 16%, and the state's property crime rate was higher than the national average by nearly 34%. In 2010, there were 37,358 burglaries in Oklahoma, which averages out to just over 102 burglaries per day or one burglary every 14 minutes and 4 seconds. While the burglary rate in Oklahoma is higher than it was a decade ago, it has dropped off slightly from a 2009 peak, according to CityRating.com and OK.gov.*

Forcible entry was used in almost 70% of the burglaries in Oklahoma, and the total losses from residential burglaries in 2010 were $54,684,972. Over 40% of burglaries in Oklahoma took place during the daytime.