The Piedmont Police Department reminds residents to be vigilant as holiday packages arrive on doorsteps.
A few simple actions can help thwart package thieves:
- Talk to your neighbors! Keep each other updated about any package thefts in your area.
- Offer to pick up a neighbor’s packages while they’re away.
- Ask a neighbor to pick up your packages if you’re going away.
- Subscribe to delivery alerts and track your packages.
- Have your packages delivered to your workplace, an Amazon Locker/Hub Counter, PO Box, or a FedEx/UPS location.
If you experience package theft, please call Piedmont Police at 510-420-3000 to report a crime. For emergencies dial 9-1-1.