Police warn of porch pirate danger to packages

Police are warning about the dangers of porch pirates waiting to snatch your Black Friday or Cyber Monday packaged purchases.

Columbus Police Department is urging you to be on the alert saying that pirates cruise streets looking for shipments left for residents. Police say that if you are expecting a package you should make sure it is not left unattended after delivery.

If you see people acting suspiciously you should call the police department at 812-376-2600 or email [email protected]. Tips and information can be left anonymously.