We all have experienced the fear of potentially being robbed, assaulted, or having our homes and vehicles broken into. When these crimes happen to us, we must report them immediately to law enforcement. It is important that we understand the difference between robbery and burglary when we contact the authorities and our insurance companies. This infographic explains the difference in the two. These two crimes, while similar, are very different and carry different penalties. Our response to the differences could ensure our safety until help arrives.