hot prowl burglary - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    US: a burglary that takes place while the occupants are in the building

    A string of hot prowl burglaries are occurring in San Diego Country Estates, and Detective Tom Seiver with the sheriff’s Ramona station advises residents to lock their doors.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/08/2012