根据一个 调查 from SafeWise and Cove Home Security, 一个估计 210 过去数百万个包裹被盗 12 在美国的几个月.
该调查, 本月早些时候发布的, 发现 64.1% of respondents have had at least one package stolen from their porch 在过去的一年. 与此同时, 53.5% of respondents have had multiple packages stolen over the same period of time, SafeWise and Cove reported.
The survey also found that more than half of the stolen packages cost between $ 50 和 $ 200.
在此期间 holidays, porch thefts are going to be even more of a concern as people order their gifts online and have busier holiday schedules, according to one criminal justice and package theft expert.
“Package theft is a crime of opportunity,” 博士. Ben Stickle, a member of the SafeWise advisory group, said in the report. “The more packages left for longer periods of time on a porch, the more likely they are to be stolen. As the Christmas gift season gets into full swing, there will be a significant increase in packages on a porch.”