HCSO Warns of UPS and FedEx Packages Being Stolen
This is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office recently received reports of a vehicle following UPS and FedEx trucks and stealing packages from houses after delivery. There is not a description of the vehicle nor suspects at this time.
Here are a few ways to prevent your packages from being stolen:
• Make sure to require a signature on all package deliveries
• Write specific instructions for the delivery company on where to leave your package
• Re-route packages to your local mail office
• And you can always have your packages delivered to you at work
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.