Denver Ranked Worst Metro City In America For Package Theft In 2021
Denver is followed by San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Seattle and San Antonio.
The study also found that 64% of Americans had a package stolen in the last 12 months – that’s up almost 50% from the previous year. And, about 54% of Americans have had not one, but multiple, packages stolen over the last year.
The most frequently stolen packages are from Amazon, followed by FedEx and the United States Postal Service.
As the holiday shopping season gets into full swing, there will be a significant increase in packages being delivered. Researchers say doorbell cameras are a good first step toward increasing security, but advise having packages delivered to an Amazon Locker, or a location where someone will be available to accept it. You can also request the delivery service hold your package until you can pick-up.