Dallas-Fort Worth (WBAP/KLIF) The holiday shopping frenzy continues with Cyber Monday today … and a renewed warning from local law enforcement about porch pirates.
McKinney Police Officer Trent Davis urges residents to plan ahead:
Make sure you have a solid plan in place for the packages that will be delivered to your door. You can count on the bad guys having one! Stay one step ahead of package thieves this year. Be informed. Don't become a victim. #McKinneyPolice #Community pic.twitter.com/plDcDoUsXM
— McKinney Police (@McKinneyPolice) November 25, 2019
Meantime, the Glenn Heights Police Department is encouraging residents to have their online purchases sent to the police department.
GLENN HEIGHTS POLICE DEPARTMENT
550 E. BEAR CREEK ROAD
GLENN HEIGHTS, TX 75154
Governor Abbott signed a law over the summer that makes stealing packages a felony.
And, another safety tip from Dallas Police … do not leave packages in the car.
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