Burglary cases are registered under Sections 449–460 of The Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the theft cases are dealt with under sections 379–382 of IPC.Burglary is one of the most commonly encountered crimes investigated by the police. It is however impossible for the burglar not to leave traces behind when leaving the scene. The evidences such as tool marks and their own marks are left when the burglars use the tools / implements to break the entry doors, windows for entry or safe / store-well to steel the valuables.Modus Oprandi adopted by the criminal may provide a significant clue to his identity if previous records (or knowledge) are available. Through the use of state DNA databases, agencies it is possible to identify suspects involved in numerous and more violent associated crimes such as rape, robbery, or murder.