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How to protect yourself from porch pirates

Posted at 8:16 AM, Dec 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-21 10:24:56-05

They've been caught on camera time and time again.

People snatching packages right off homeowner's doorsteps.

They're sometimes called porch pirates.

The postal service says it's important to think ahead. Consider alternate delivery options like the garage, or back door.

You might also want to consider a P.O. box.

You can check with your local Post Office for details.