1st and 2nd Degree Burglary

What is the Difference Between 1st and 2nd Degree Burglary?

The California Penal Code 459 defines burglary as breaking and entering a structure with the intent to steal or commit a felony. While most people think of breaking and entering a home as the only type of burglary, a “structure” is considered any building, including a residence, a business, a storage container, or even a tent. Under the law…