I am a bot whose sole purpose is to improve the timeliness and accuracy of responses in this subreddit. r/pettyrevenge OP has a neighbor that loves to steal packages that OP leaves on the porch for people to pick up. but that's just my opinion and I'm not a lawyer. Hi, I've been stealing my neighbors newspapr for about 9 months now. Trend Central Team. He says he knew I've been doing this and has started recording me (AGAINST MY WILL AND WITH NO CONSENT FROM ME) when I come to his door and do it. I’ve had a few packages go missing and reached out to management - they’ve previously responded with “remind ur neighbors to keep the front gate closed!”, Yesterday, I finally caught someone and to my surprise, it was my neighbor who had told me in the past that ‘I’ve lived here for 20 years and no one steals around here.’, I had my package right next to my screen door. Neighbor comes by to grab it. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Leave a dummy package in theft hotspots that contain a battery powered bicycle alarm. What's the best way to catch your neighbors when they steal a package from your front door? If you don't have trustworthy law inforcement, report him as an 'anonymous bystander'. As in the title, caught my neighbor trying to steal a package outside of my door that was scheduled for pickup. So you must be cautious and check your monthly bills for the correct amount of money. I feel completely violated and weary about leaving my space, given he lives 2 doors down and I’m afraid to confront him further. An Illegal Life Pro Tip (ILPT) is a tip that improves your life in a meaningful way while being illegal. That'll warrant a no knock search. Sorry, not a solution to your neighbors, but thought I'd let you know other options. For some reason Amazon insists on leaving my packages at the apartment building door, not my door and yes I have very specific instructions for them. Entertainment. there's another comment I saw that said to call it as an anonymous tip and that's all fine but generally the police don't actually tell who called on someone to the suspect and especially so in cases in which the victim feels theres a possible physical threat from the suspect. Sorry, this post was deleted by the person who originally posted it. I opened the door and go, “hey, don’t take that - that’s mine.” He dropped it immediately, says “oh sorry bout that” and then goes up the other set of stairs on another visible side of the complex. --- DES MOINES, Iowa — It has been four days since Cyber Monday, packages … I'm assuming you got at least one good Amazon box? Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) Recently while shopping in my San Francisco neighborhood, I was racially profiled and accused of stealing by another customer. The neighbor has done things such as: Follow me into the laundry room Wait for me to walk past his door and come out He’s stood in one spot and stared at me with a death glare like he was going to kill me. It’s an older building, and all of the mail for the complex is in one room. Politics. She immediately posted the video of Brave stealing the package on the local Neighborhood Ring page, and within an hour, she had over 30 replies from people who said they saw the suspect. Posted: Dec 6, 2019 / 09:15 AM CST / Updated: Dec 6, 2019 / 09:15 AM CST. Porch pirate with a BABY is caught stealing a package and he gets a shock when a neighbor catches him in the actMan tried to steal an. Neighbors chase 'porch pirate' up and down street after spotting him stealing package from house - and the grateful homeowner edits CCTV into a hilarious slapstick video . He screams in the hallway all day. Put box by front door where the driver normally drops off. This is the most accepted practice for package thieves I think. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Police Offer Advice to Avoid Porch Pirates Stealing Packages News. The leasing office doesn’t accept packages because of COVID. Report him to your complex and the police. If I found out my girlfriend fucked this guy in a past life, I’d have to kill myself. Health. Jump out..run up yelling and waving bat...that ain't your package is it motherfucker?!? Also, if you could snap a few pictures of them taking a package, print them off and slide them under their door. just so he has a ding on his name for the next time he gets caught. My neighbors for over a year have stolen thousands of dollars in packages. I’m a young woman with no roommates and he’s an older guy who is easily 4x my size/stature. Is it even worth contacting law enforcement or telling my management I caught someone? 1. Be patient. I'm tired of your thieving asses!!! By. Only a fool would take anything posted here as fact. Woman suspect her neighbor stealing her parcel packages, happened to me once; confronts her thieving neighbor stealing her packages and to find will be shocking Please leave a … Share this on facebook; We all, at one point in our lives, got caught stealing something. Park your car in front so you can watch but slouch down. He wouldn’t move or blink. but I would suggest getting a camera or something setup in case he tries again. If not, let Amazon know you want to deprioritze Amazon as a delivery carrier. Do NOT delete this post - Instead, simply edit the post with the requested information. Shameless Lady Sneaks Up to Her Neighbor’s Door to Steal Their Package, 20 Seconds in She Gets Her Payback. Just don't go all out crazy and parade about the place sticking his door with signs that say he's a thief or something though lmao, (not to make you panic or anything though- people in general have gotten more crazy and bold with this kind of crap in general since the year started. He’s called both of us the n word. More posts from the legaladvice community. An agent will have to get a member of leadership to submit it for you, and it takes about 3 weeks to go through, but if Amazon delivery is the ones not delivering correctly, you can get rid of them as a carrier. No exceptions. He used to be a lawyer (like 20 years ago, he's like 100 years old) so I'm a little scared. Which we now remember in laughter. If after doing so, you believe this was in error, or you’ve edited your post to comply with the rules, message the moderators. Business. Press J to jump to the feed. The first time Ganave Fairley got busted for stealing a neighbor’s Amazon package, she was just another porch thief unlucky to be caught on tape. An Aloha man was arrested early Thursday morning for stealing a bait package two blocks from his home. Water, electricity, gas and your WiFi can all be stolen by your neighbor and you will … CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Who would steal from their next- door neighbor? Put something illegal in the box, let them steal it, as soon as they steal it, call the cops. A sweatshirt with plaid shorts, a camouflage bandana and some facial hair that probably has enough food in it to feed a small African village. As in the title, caught my neighbor trying to steal a package outside of my door that was scheduled for pickup. If you were to ask me to draw a protypical scumbag, I would attempt to sketch a mirror image of this package thief–his outfit has zero flow. Report him to the manager of the community and to the police. Posted by u/[deleted] 5 years ago. Claim they have fully automatic weapons in their apartment. Request. NAL but while the aspect of personal safety is definitely a concern I'd say you'd already be a bit in danger since you saw him and thwarted his theft. Close. (I heard someone walking over and hoped it was the fedex guy) He walked over to the corner units nearby and checked them out, then picked up my package and tried to dart down the stairwell. In August 2016, a 30-something product marketing manager at Google, expecting some deliveries, got an iPhone ping from his porch surveillance camera as it recorded a black woman in a neon hoodie plucking some bundles off his San Francisco … I'm tired of your thieving asses!!! (he took off his shirt between the time he was caught and hurrying back to his unit so I wouldn’t know it was him, but I already knew he was wearing a white shirt). Well, one Redditor discovered that the vegan neighbor who took her children trick-or-treating this year availed herself of a “candy tax” and basically stole at least ten individually packed bags of … Share the best tips you've picked up throughout your life, and learn from others! They will contact the shipper to provide proof that it was delivered to your home. Laws against stealing mail are incredibly tough, and the postal inspectors service takes this very seriously. This case started on New Year’s Eve 2018 when a woman living at the Tapiola Manor Apartments, located at 5500 Southwest 180th Avenue contacted the Sheriff’s Office after several packages were stolen from her front porch, often times shortly after being delivered. Interfering with mail service is a crime, so is theft. Packages, tools and garden gnomes aren't all the things that a neighbor can steal. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. --- Do not make a second post or comment. The door is opaque, so he couldn’t see me but I could see him. By Annie Lane. A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained. by: Aaron Cantrell. Or get a thin sheet of plastic so you can pour oil and have it run under their door, Fill the lock of their door with super glue Super glue the hinges as well, Permanent marker on the door something to the effect of: since you like packages so much I brought you a few things and used them for you. by: Maria Lisignoli. It may be a pack of chocolate bar from the store or just 1 dollar bill out of daddy’s pocket. Place a fake package out with poop in it. Your post may have been removed for the following reason(s): Speculative, Anecdotal, Simplistic, Off Topic, or Generally Unhelpful. Large packages are placed by the mailbox in that room rather than brought up the four flights of stairs. There’s no camera at the door but there is one across the street. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. It appears you forgot to include your location in the title or body of your post. My partner and I are not blonde, no one was over, nor did we have any idea what she was on the phone about. Title: caught my neighbor stealing my package... TLDR: neighbor is a thief that lives 2 doors down. (Typically wouldn’t be this anxious, but the package was a time sensitive at-home COVID test), LocationBot 4.99859 83/379ths | Report Issues | QVp1bDJhZ1VtWQ. Neighbor comes by to grab it. It doesn't appear in any feeds, and anyone with a direct link to it will see a message like this one. Aloha arrested a man for stealing a package from a neighbor living in the same apartment complex. I'm assuming you got at least one good Amazon box? Neighbors began chattering about the stolen packages on the Nextdoor app, sharing videos or photos they had captured of the thieves running onto front porches. Tech. The leasing office doesn’t accept packages because of COVID. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Any request for money, link given, or request for information in this sub is a scam. Caught him stealing a time sensitive package, but he ran back into his apartment. Have a baseball bat with you. My lease is up in a month. This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. It is the wallstreet journal. Your comment has been removed because it is one or more of the following: speculative, anecdotal, simplistic, generally unhelpful, and/or off-topic. I'd like to see a few examples of the USPS getting a report of a neighbor stealing mail and then "taking it very seriously" or (as the guy below states) "destroying the person stealing mail". Freeze a disc of piss and slide it under their door. Requesting that the suspect know nothing of who you are and insisting on your worry of a physical threat is a good way to go with this because while idk about every area, my own current area isn't responding much if at all to anonymous calls because of groups trying to surprise attack officers). At this point, I’m a little shocked and still watching him as he goes back into his unit. The neighbor was talking to my partner with her door cracked open, she said she saw a blonde person come out of our apartment and bring her packages out in the hallway after she called the police. Should I inform law enforcement and risk my safety for a month or let it go? The stories and information posted here are artistic works of fiction and falsehood. At this point it might seem counterproductive but alerting the proper channels of him is the best course of action because he already now has a motive to harm you and making people aware of this motive would only serve you good down the line should something similar or worse like this happen. He got out of his car, holding a baby, and approached the house carefully to steal it. How much money are you willing to invest in scaring the shit out of these package thieves? I don’t know your ditch or property, but I suggest that you get a measurement device installed, and a data logger working, your online reports to the Water Board submitted and current. Please read our subreddit rules. A real-life Grinch was caught on camera last week swiping Christmas packages from the front porches of her neighbors' homes in Bothell, Washington. You are under no obligation to prove to your neighbor anything. This was not the first time I was racially profiled in a city known for its progressivism. If you are not stealing anything from him then you have nothing to worry about. I live in an apartment building with three floors. When the package is in position, push the "lock" button on the key fob. Search for; Trending News. Or put a real bomb in the package that way you will know who’s stealing them and stop them from taking more at the same time. Cunt, Holy shit, these are top tier shenanigans. Archived. I would recommend contacting the merchant who sent you the package letting them know that you never received it. Be patient. in the world, and your neighbor is as bad as you say, you will be upset and embarrassed if your neighbor turns around and finds you doing something wrong! Jump out..run up yelling and waving bat...that ain't your package is it motherfucker?!? Search for; World. Tell the officer that you are concerned about retaliation if you have trustworthy law inforcement. Footage from a Ring Doorbell Camera taken June 2 … If you want to permanently fix that, choose a locker delivery at check out, if you live near one. It sounds ridiculous, right? Amazon drivers likely group any packages together for your apt complex and leave them in 1 spot, therefore never seeing your notes. Stealing packages, thief crashes wedding reception before it happened News . What's the best way to catch your neighbors when they steal a package from your front door? Like poop or a glitter bomb. You might not be the only one he’s been stealing from. Posted: Jul 26, 2019 / 05:51 PM EDT / Updated: Jul 26, 2019 / … Or do I wait out my lease? He also screams the n word over and over again. I live in a small complex and a lot of my neighbors are older folks who keep to themselves. As soon as the package is moved, you'll know. if your leaving in a month, report it later. Put box by front door where the driver normally drops off. US. There’s no camera at the door but there is one across the street. How do I get them to stop stealing packages or at least scare the hell out of them? I live in an apartment building with three floors. Dear Annie: I live in a large apartment building in a very safe part of town. Please review the following rules before commenting further: Commenting Rules 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, and 9. It turns out that one of my neighbors is stealing my packages. A 'sneaky' California man tried to steal a neighbor's package by wearing his t-shirt over his face. Do not reach out to a moderator personally, and do not reply to this message as a comment. I think this is a myth that gets passed around. Menu; DUK News. Please update the body of your original post to include this information. A brazen porch pirate was surrounded by undercover officers after stealing a package from a front door in a dramatic police sting. I live in a small complex and a lot of my neighbors are older folks who keep to themselves. 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