home invasion


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home invasion

n.
Burglary of a dwelling while the residents are at home.

home invasion

n
(Law) Austral and NZ aggravated burglary
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.home invasion - burglary of a dwelling while the residents are at home
break-in, breaking and entering, housebreaking - trespassing for an unlawful purpose; illegal entrance into premises with criminal intent
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A 2-year-old German Shepherd is being hailed a hero and a "four-legged angel" after he was reportedly shot three times while trying to protect his owner during a daytime home invasion Wednesday.
A North Chicago man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a home invasion last month in Gurnee.
Two men convicted in March of a string of violent home invasion robberies will be locked up for the rest of their lives.
The Andrews Labor Government will today introduce legislation to create tough new offences for carjacking and home invasion to give police the laws they need to keep the community safe.
The Washington Times reported out of Annapolis, Maryland, on August 21 that a home invasion was halted when the victim turned the tables on his attacker.
WORCESTER -- A man accused of striking a teenager in the head with the barrel of a shotgun while he committed a home invasion in November was ordered held without bail for at least another four months after a dangerousness hearing Tuesday.
A man accused of attempted murder after 101-year-old war veteran Ernest Cote was bound with a plastic bag over his head during a December home invasion is expected to appear in court Friday morning following a 30-day psychiatric assessment.
com)-- Next Wednesday, Personal Mastery Martial Arts will be offering an Anti Home Invasion course to Utah families.
If she had quick enough access to an AR-15 to stop a home invasion, she couldn't keep it locked up in a gun locker.
I assume the police were called to these incidents of home invasion and immorality and he can pass on the statistics on where they have taken place.
Asked how often victims of home invasion are able to chase off their attackers, Nuttall said: "Unfortunately, it's very rare.
Working through insurers, noted security consultants are providing personal insureds with diagnostic assessments of their susceptibility to such risks as home invasion, kidnapping, identity theft and loss of life or property.

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