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Police are looking for a man who broke into a Leonia home while wearing a 3-piece suit. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Man Decked Out In Three-Piece Suit Caught On Camera During Leonia Burglary

Two New Jersey homes were burglarized in one day, and one of the incidents was caught on tape.

07/22/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Police Quickly Catch 4 Suspects After Long Island Break-In, Beating

Police on Long Island arrested four young men Tuesday for allegedly breaking into a man’s Bayport home and beating him.

06/03/2014

Paterson mayor-elect Jose "Joey" Torres' home was broken into on election night. (credit: Facebook/Jose Joey Torres

Paterson Mayor-Elect’s Home Burglarized On Election Night

Police are not sure if the burglars knew they were targeting Jose “Joey” Torres or whether the election night heist was just a coincidence.

05/15/2014

Police are looking for two men who are suspected of committing more than two-dozen burglaries in Lower Manhattan. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops Seek Pair Of Suspects In Connection With Lower Manhattan Burglary Pattern

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating two men wanted in connection with a burglary that took place in the West Village.

03/25/2014

Police are looking for a man who broke into a Brooklyn shop and stole two bags valued at $750. (Credit DCPI)

Cops: Man Busted Into Brooklyn Shop, Made Off With Pricey Leather Bags

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary in Brooklyn.

01/29/2014

(MAGAN CRANE/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: L.I. Man Used Webcam, Saw Break-In All The Way From China

Nassau County police said a home webcam helped a man spot someone breaking into his house when he himself was all the way in China.

12/21/2013

Shiela was wounded by bullet fragments while trying to protect her owner from two intruders. (Credit: Mike Noble/1010 WINS)

Dog Helps To Stop Break-In At Chelsea Apartment

Mike Noble’s dog Sheila was shot at by a man attempting to force his way into their apartment in a Chelsea housing complex.

12/20/2013

Are the holiday decorations outside of your home sending a welcoming message to burglars? (Credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Tis The Season For Brazen Break-Ins

It is the season for break-ins. Every year, hundreds of thousands of burglaries take place during the months of November and December.

12/05/2013

Actress Keri Russell (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Sources: 2 Arrested For Breaking Into Actress Keri Russell’s Home While She Slept

The break-in occurred on Hicks Street in Brooklyn Heights at around 3 a.m., police said.

12/04/2013

Margaret Mazzio fought off a pair of would-be home invaders with a portable phone. (Credit CBS 2)

Quick-Thinking Woman Fights Off Thieves Posing As FedEx Delivery Men

Neighbors said they are concerned that the trouble hasn’t passed, and that the men may be looking for ways to take advantage of a neighborhood struggling in the wake of Sandy.

06/10/2013

Staten Island Jewelry Store Break-In

Police Seek 2 Suspects In Staten Island Jewelry Store Break-In

Police Monday were seeking assistance from the public in finding two suspects wanted for a Christmas Day jewelry store break-in in Staten Island.

01/14/2013

Crime scene investigators at a home in Jamaica where a father said he found a man in bed with his 3-year-old daughter on Sept. 27, 2012. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Man Allegedly Breaks Into Jamaica Home, Climbs Into Bed With Child

A man woke up and reported a break-in. When he went to check on his 3-year-old daughter, he found a man who he described as drunk in bed with the child, police said.

09/27/2012

Officials respond to a break-in at the USGA Museum in New Jersey on May 16, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

USGA Museum Burglarized In New Jersey

A spokesperson for the museum told CBS 2 that two artifacts were stolen. There’s no word on who may be responsible or why the museum was targeted.

05/16/2012

Cliffside Park, NJ (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Home Intruder Sexually Assaults Girls In N.J.

Police are warning residents to keep their homes locked and their eyes open following a violent break-in in Cliffside Park on Wednesday.

02/23/2012

Wyckoff Police Car (file/credit: CBS 2)

Police: Drunk NJ Man Entered Two Homes Looking For A Place To Sleep

Wyckoff police say that a drunk Ridgewood man entered two homes early Wednesday morning. Police responded to a call at a Lehigh Street home where residents reported that a man had been inside of the house but fled.

01/11/2012

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