Burglary Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Burglary, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Burglary?

(n) Burglary is the intended, unauthorized entry into a building, premises vehicle etc with an intention to do or carry out any crime, whether forcefully breaking into the building , premises vehicles etc or otherwise. In burglary it is not necessary that a crime should have been committed .