Protect home from burglaries
With the rash of burglaries in Lincoln Parish, residents may need to become more aware of suspicious behavior and more cautious of their belongings than usual.
In fact, according to the Uniform Crime Reports, compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a burglary occurs every 14.6 seconds in the United States. Most occur between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., and the average burglar spends 8- 12 minutes in a home. The average loss per burglary is $1,725.