What Stops Crime? Talking to Your Neighbors

What Stops Crime? Talking to Your Neighbors

If you’re worried about what happens to your home when you’re gone, you’re not alone. Many Americans invest hundreds of dollars into home security systems, complete with cameras, motion detectors, and alarms. If you’re really worried about local crime, though, you need to take a different approach. The best way …

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Author Nancy Crampton Brophy Convicted of Killing Husband

Author Nancy Crampton Brophy Convicted of Killing Husband

Author Nancy Crampton Brophy has been convicted on murder charges and sentenced to life behind bars for the 2018 killing of her husband, Daniel Brophy. Bizarrely enough, Nancy Brophy penned an essay in 2011 called “How to Murder Your Husband,” in a turn that would sound ridiculous if it was …

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Thief Steals $2 Million Tabernacle From Brooklyn Church

Thief Steals $2 Million Tabernacle From Brooklyn Church

A thief brazenly broke into a Brooklyn Catholic Church on Friday and stole a $2 million tabernacle from the altar. Police are looking for the culprit, who they say must have snuck in Friday and cut through a protective casing that surrounded the 18-karat tabernacle. The diocese says the tabernacle …

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Signs Your Home Is a Juicy Target for Burglars

Signs Your Home Is a Juicy Target for Burglars

There’s nothing quite as violating and scary as the thought of a stranger slipping into your home while you’re gone and rifling through your belongings. If you come home to find the door ajar, kicked off its hinges, and your valuables missing, your first question may be: “why me?” Today, …

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Confidence Scams: How To Avoid Getting Conned

Confidence Scams: How To Avoid Getting Conned

If you’re traveling to a new place or simply spending time in a big city, there’s a chance that you may encounter criminals. Some thieves prefer to use overt threats of violence and mug their victims. Others are more subtle, employing stealth to quietly grab your wallet or purse while …

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