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break-in

In bricklaying, a cutout in a brick wall, to form an aperture for the insertion of a timber.
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There has been an increasing number of such break-ins allegedly committed by a group of Japanese and Chinese.
The suspect, who had been arrested recently concerning a break-in and theft that took place in Nicosia in October, was arrested again on Tuesday after police secured a testimony linking him with other 13 cases that took place between March 6 and April 1, 2013.
Officers have arrested a 45-year-old man following a break-in at the Dead Crafty Beer Company on March 25.
A further five break-ins took place - two outside the cinema and three elsewhere on the retail park.
In Paxton, break-ins have reached an almost unheard-of level: Eight in the past two months, Paxton Detective David Keller said.
Other incidents include attempted break-ins at the Ryton Pools cafe and visitor centre and vandalism to the toilets at Hartshill Hayes Country Park.
Residents of campus area neighborhoods also reported fewer vehicle break-ins and car thefts this year than last.
Last year, burglaries hit a summer peak with 264 break-ins in August, but the city has released a target of fewer than 200 in the same month this year.
Last year police reported more than 700 break-ins and 3,000 acts of vandalism in schools.
Since January there have been more than 90 break-ins to cars parked on open space and police today reiterated warnings about leaving valuables on display.
What distinguished Felt from Nixon was the fact that Felt was willing to take full legal responsibility for his actions in authorizing the break-ins, rather than letting his subordinates absorb the blame and face the consequences.
Many of the vehicle break-ins are thought to be prompted by motorists leaving goods on show in their cars or vans.