Every single year there is over 2 million home burglaries in the United States. The average dollar loss per burglary offense was $2,119.00, which 60% of them were from forced entry, 33% without force, and 6% Attempted forcible entry. Have you looked at your local crime reports recently on crimereports.com? Here in Texas alone, the number of property crimes reported in 2017 was 718,844 (Burglary 133,145; Larceny-Theft 518,414; Motor Vehicle Theft 67,285). Burglary accounted for 18.5% of all property offenses, larceny-theft accounted for 72.1%, and motor vehicle theft accounted for 9.4%. In Texas, the total value of reported property stolen during 2017 in Texas was $1,980,079,125. With a higher percentage of these crimes happening in the summer months. Security systems are a small price to pay for the safety and protection they provide. Please make sure to discuss vulnerabilities with your security advisor. They help keep you, our fellow Texans safe day after day.