Property crimes have been always a central problem in every society and culture throughout the history. Property crimes consist of taking someone else’s money or property without using force.
Property crimes include:
Robbery is not regarded as a property crime, because it involves the use of force or threat of force, that’s why it is categorized as violent crime.
According to the FBI Crime Statistics there were in 2012, 8,975,438 property crimes with $15,5 billion calculated damages.