make sure the eye is closed. There's a potion, forgot the name, that boots your sneak ability, and another one that increases your pickpocket/lockpicking. Having muffle helps too --- XboxLive: alphaomegatitan PSN: Jawzzus http://throughtheroughandtumble.blogspot.com/
Stealing > put a basket over the shopkeepers head or raise stealth
Pickpocketing > raise pickpocketing skill (may need to put points into it or get an enchant that increases chance, also just pickpocket small stuff till your level goes up some)
Break in > increase stealth & lockpicking if you are going to do it with people around, or just lockpicking if you are doing it at night with no guards around. --- When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
From: TheBlueAngel | #007 How do I easily get rid of bounty?
Seriously, do you even have the game?
This should be painfully obvious to anyone who's ever committed a crime in Skyrim. --- "this game is about reality. ... when you fire a gun you are not like "what is this am i shooting sausages?"" -General_Dong on Black Ops