Reply to post: Re: Is it illegal?

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Re: Is it illegal?

It's a little different in the UK, because possessing tolls that can be used in a burglary is not a crime. They are after all 99% of the time regular household/work tools.

But there is a piece of legislation regarding 'going equipped to commit' so if you are caught out and about with tools that are used in breaking and entering... You can be charged with an offence.

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