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Don’t let porch pirates ruin your holiday shopping – tips for preventing package theft

By Erin Cleavenger, The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — It is no secret that shopping trends have shifted to more consumers making online purchases, particularly in the years since the 2020 pandemic.

With the increased number of packages being delivered directly to residences, the number of these packages being stolen has also increased.

A 2022 report on package theft statistics by C+R Research claims 90% of survey respondents say they receive a package at least once a month and 55% claim to have packages delivered on a weekly basis. 

While online shopping is oftentimes more convenient for consumers, the same can be said for those brown box bandits wanting to make a quick buck on your new purchase…

To read more: https://www.dominionpost.com/2022/12/10/dont-let-porch-pirates-ruin-your-holiday-shopping-tips-for-preventing-package-theft/

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