Everyone deserves to feel safe in their own home.
But last year there were 45,233 reported burglarieswhere a police officer didn’t then visit the scene of the crime. Too many victims are let down while criminals are getting away with it
No family should be denied justice after suffering the distress and trauma of being burgled. At the very least, people should know that if they are burgled, the police will attend the scene and investigate properly.
Liberal Democrats are calling for a new statutory guarantee that all burglaries will be attended by police and properly investigated.