Burglary is different to robbery in that it usually does not involve the use of force or intimidation. In fact, one of its main characteristics is to avoid detection at any cost. However, once a burglar is caught and found guilty, any number of things can happen to them, ranging from a mere slap on the wrist to a lifetime in prison.

These 13 states have the harshest regulations and penalties for burglars, including hard time, stand-your-ground laws, castle doctrines and massive fines.

13 Worst States To Be A Burglar
Source: SimpliSafe