Anyone can suddenly find him or herself a faultless victim in a car accident in Nevada. A driver might not be paying attention, or may be negligent or reckless behind the wheel, and a victim may simply be in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Long after the trek across the Beiring Strait, the colonization of the West by the pilgrims, and every covetable piece of earth on this planet was claimed by national governments and land rushes, there still remains a very well known chunk of real estate with no official owner: the North Pole.
Squatters are a valley-wide problem. Neighbors dealing with the illegal dwellers do have rights, and there are laws protecting rightful homeowners. Here's what you need to know if squatters pop up next door.