Second-story burglaries on the rise

The Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station is encouraging residents to make more of an effort to protect their homes from robbery.

During a recent string of burglaries throughout the area, criminals have been able to get past home alarms and window sensors and enter locked homes via the second floor, the sheriff’s department said.

Lt. Greg Minster of the Lost Hills station said criminals have turned to the second-floor windows because they often don’t have alarm sensors on them.

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