Texas Deputies Using Fake Packages To Catch Porch PiratesAs more and more people are online shopping this year, authorities in Texas are being extra vigilant of package thieves.
Dallas Police Hope You Can Identify A Thief Caught On Camera Stealing A PackagePorch pirates are busy despite the COVID-19 pandemic, but Dallas police are still on the lookout for bandits.
2 Forney Porch Pirates Busted For Drugs During Traffic Stop, Police SayVictoria Mendoza, 38, and Daniel Sias, 47, were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance under one gram and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Package Thieves Taking Your Holiday Deliveries Could Now Face FelonyWhile package thefts are nothing new, there is a new state law in place that stiffens the penalty for multiple thefts.
New Law Means Porch Pirates In Texas Will Face Felony ChargesTexas Governor Greg Abbott has signed House Bill 37 into law, making it a felony to steal mail and packages from someone's property.
Some Texas Lawmakers Want To Make Porch Package Theft A FelonyAt a committee hearing Monday, though, several people spoke in opposition to treating the theft of small items so seriously.
Package Thieves Beware! FWPD Launching "Operation Grinch Pinch"The Fort Worth Police Department has started a new bait program, complete with GPS enabled fakes, to combat the problem of stolen porch deliveries.
Police Deliver Bait Packages To Catch "Porch Pirates"Some police departments are trying new methods to catch brazen criminals known as "porch pirates" -- thieves who steal packages left on doorsteps.