Once I fortify my doors, won’t the burglar just come through the window?
DOOR SECURITY WINDOWS: A study conducted by the University of North Carolina-Charlotte surveyed 422 incarcerated burglars on their tactics and motivations in an effort to help homeowners better prepare. Most burglars entered through UNLOCKED doors and windows; many of the others kicking the door rather than breaking windows with one inmate taking the time to note:
“I would kick the door rather than break the glass. Loud bangs are better than loud glass breaking. Plus you run the risk of getting cut.”