Category: Porch Theft Prevention

Tips on using Social Media for Neighborhood Safety

Tricks to Keeping Your Home Secure One of the easiest (and free) tricks to keeping your home secure and your packages safe is to be connected with your neighborhood, community, and neighbors. So, how do you do that? Social media is not a bad way to keep in touch, and platforms …

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Moms 💗 The Package Guard

Being a new mom isn’t easy, but thankfully, home deliveries are saving time and sanity. One mom we asked explains, that she only survives with strategic multitasking. “When the baby’s asleep, I order groceries online via Safeway, dinner online via Blue Apron, baby supplies, gifts, household items, etc. And by …

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Prank the Pirate

Generally our blog is pretty serious about package theft, but today we’re gonna have some fun and look at videos. If you’ve ever had your package stolen, you probably have contemplated to some degree how you might get revenge. Not only is it an inconvenience and expense to have a …

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This Week in Package Theft 9.0

Welcome to This Week in Package Theft. How is it Winter Break already? Those of you with kids will know what I mean by this “Winter Break” stuff… since obviously, we grown-ups don’t have such luxuries. 😭🐼 It seems like yesterday that it was the first day of school, the …

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Top 5 Holiday Home Security Tips

Happy holidays from us at the Package Guard! We hope that you have a safe and festive season, and to help make sure it’s a secure one, we’ve put together some helpful home security tips. BE AWARE: There’s often a spike in property crimes like theft and burglary just before …

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Package Guard’s Cyber Monday Gift Guide Roundup

  It’s the biggest online shopping day of the year! Items ordered today will be shipped and delivered to someones home and we want to make sure those packages are safe from Grinches trying to steal Christmas. Besides worrying about making sure your packages are delivered and safe, you also …

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Does Social Media Improve Home Security?

We are social animals and there’s no shortage of studies that show the importance of human interaction to our psyches. Social media is particularly appealing because we have control over the appearance in our online social interactions. Lots of people argue that this is good or bad, with some even saying that …

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Five Things that make you a Target for Thieves

1. Regular Deliveries Do you get a lot of packages delivered to your house? Are they often left out and visible? This might make you an inviting target for porch pirates and burglars who are casing the area. Not only do regular deliveries increase the likelihood that a package is …

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