Burglary

Burglary in the first degree occurs when one enters or remains unlawfully in a building with the intent to commit a crime against a person or their property and either assaults another during the crime or is armed with a deadly weapon. Burglary in the first degree is a class A felony. In contrast, burglary in the second degree happens when one enters or remains unlawfully in a building other than a vehicle or dwelling with the intent to commit a crime against another person or property. Burglary in the second degree is a class B felony. Residential burglary is also a class B felony and occurs when a person enters or remains unlawfully in the dwelling of another with the intent to commit a crime against a person or property.