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Police looking for porch pirates who ran off with Amazon package in Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Kawartha Lakes Police Service are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying porch pirates, who they say took an amazon package from the doorstep of a residence in Lindsay.

Porch Pirates are described thieves who steal delivered packages from doorsteps or porches. 

Tips to prevent becoming a victim:

• Utilize online tracking services so you know when your package has arrived.
• Arrange to have packages delivered when you are home or ask your neighbour to hold onto it.
• Have packages delivered to your workplace or another secure location if you are not going to be home.
• Install a security camera and motion censored lighting.
• If you see something or someone suspicious, report it to police.

The Kawartha Lakes Police Service is asking that anyone with information about this incident contact police at 705.324.5252 or [email protected]. Or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or at www.kh.crimestoppersweb.com. 


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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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