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Report finds Nevada in top 5 states with most break-ins

Posted at 5:47 PM, Feb 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-03 20:47:39-05

Nevada is ranked among the top 5 states with the most home break-ins, according to a recent report.

Home security company SafeWise says there are more than 773 break-ins per 100,000 residents.

Safety experts collected data from the FBI and highlighted the top 10 states with the lowest and highest numbers of recorded break-ins.

Nevada ranks 49 with only New Mexico and Mississippi with higher rates.

SafeWise reports the least amount of break-ins per capita are in New York, Virginia and New Hampshire.