What does B&E stand for?

Breaking and entering

An acronym used to describe the crime of breaking into a building and entering to commit an offense; commonly utilized on the streets and by police officers; used synonymously with burglary.


"You hear that Joe got 6 months for doing a B&E?
Not surprised one bit."

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Last Updated: April 2, 2014

B&E definition

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