Material for a 3-hour lesson, part of the Advanced Criminal Investigation Course, developed by the Kosovo Police Service School
“Burglary” as a criminal act is determined in the Criminal Law of Kosovo as an aggravated theft (see legal note). It is one of the top ten major crimes in Kosovo (see lesson #8, page 12).
Because the nature of the crime can be so varied, it is difficult to set forth hard and fast rules for the investigation of a burglary. Many of the techniques and procedures described in the earlier chapters are applicable to burglary investigations.
The goal of this lesson is to show officers how to respond to the scene of aggravated theft (burglary) and the full investigation of this crime.
At the conclusion of this lesson, students will be able to: