Is the landlord liable for damages if an apartment gets robbed?

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I recently moved into an apartment in a semi-safe neighborhood. I have been having issues with repairs that needed to be done and the landlord doing them, so one day I come home and the lock on my door looks like it has been tampered with. I informed the landlord that it needed to be fixed and he did nothing. The next day I came home and my apartment was robbed; I have only been here 2 months.

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