Category: crime

Package Thieves Caught On Camera By Home Security ...

Porch Pirates are everywhere. Unlike the typical pirates of old, these rogues don’t sail the high seas in search of treasure. Instead, they cruise your neighborhoods, looting the packages left in front of your house. They aren’t very bright. And to illustrate that, here are some thieves that got caught …

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Pilot Program Helping Communities Fight Package Th...

Package Guard’s mission is to help communities prevent package theft. If your community is having issues with package theft, you are not alone. And we want to help. Pilot Program: As a Seattle-based company, we’ve created a Pilot Program to help local communities deter and prevent package theft. We’re partnering …

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Cross Country Theft

Package theft is an increasingly common crime. Half of Americans prefer to shop online, and online shopping now accounts for more than half of the retail market. Companies like Amazon, and now Walmart, have made it easier, faster, and more convenient to shop online by solving many of the problems traditionally …

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20x Your Donation to Help Those in Need

How to 20X your Donation Package Guard is teaming up with b8ta stores on National Package Protection Day (November 29th) to 20x your charitable donations to help keep people on the streets warm this winter. To donate, come in to the b8ta store in U Village in Seattle between 1pm – …

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The Essential Top 10 Holiday Home Security Tips

It’s time again for another installment of our holiday home security & safety tips! You might remember our list from last year. Holidays always see a spike in property crime, and so it’s an important time to play it safe and be aware of common risks. The seasonal increase in …

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Why You Should ALWAYS Report a Package Theft to th...

Let’s help catch criminals together! A study from the National Institute of Justice suggests that deterrence works by increasing the likelihood of a criminal getting caught (rather than increasing the severity of the punishment). This means that cameras and the gadgets that we set up work only if reports are made …

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Working with Police to Prevent Package Theft

How the Police Can Help Many police departments have issued warnings over the last few years to be extra vigilant against package theft. They’ve posted articles on how to prevent package theft. Notably, the Seattle Police Department’s email newsletter from October 2015 focused on the issue. These efforts to prevent package …

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