Tonight's news reported a home invasion robbery in Livermore Calif. The victims are an older married couple who were asleep when their house was broken into at 4 a.m. by 2 robbers who tied them up, covered their heads, and ransacked their home. This city, home of the famous Lawrence Livermore Labs, seems to be experiencing a rash of these burglaries and robberies lately. http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking...-casino-owners-robbed-livermore-home-invasion So, solutions ... (1) do nothing, let the robbers steal, and just make an insurance claim? (2) get a dog? (3) sign up for property survelliance security? (4) get a semi-auto pistol or shotgun? (5) several of the above?