It Takes A Thief offers viewers something they've never seen before: a home burglary performed by convicted former thieves that is taped as it happens.
Ever wondered how safe is your house is? It Takes a Thief sets out to answer that very question.
Hosted by reformed ex-burglars, Matt Johnston and Jon Douglas Rainey, It Takes a Thief tests the home-security of the average home owner by staging actual burglaries to reveal security shortcomings. The burglary is followed by a lesson in what steps to take to prevent such a violation from occurring again.
TX Date: October 2005
Format: 80 x 60
Jon Douglas Rainey and Matt Johnston
Awards & Nominations
New York Festival 2007
World Medal: Reality TV - Gold Award
Telly Awards 2007
Silver Award - Win