Practice guide to investigating residential burglaries.
This practice guide is relevant to anyone responsible for residential burglary investigation, prevention and reduction – including all call takers, police officers, staff and strategic leaders.
- a minimum level of response the police should deliver when responding to residential burglary
- effective practice that has been developed in recent years by agencies involved in tackling residential burglary
- nationally supported approaches and tactical options
This guide should be read in conjunction with the authorised professional practice (APP) on Investigation, including the section on Residential burglary.