I have had several people ask me this simple question. So we shot a 1 min video of the Package Guard. Take a look and let me know what you think. Also one other thing please like our Package Guard Facebook page here.
The Package Guard has been my passion project for over a year. It all started when Patti, my wife, and I were expecting a delivery of coats for the homeless to our home in Seattle over the 2014 holiday season. We run a nonprofit, Survive the Streets, where we give out cold-weather gear to the homeless. When this particular package of coats was stolen from our front porch, I was pissed! I thought that there had to be an easy solution to make sure this didn’t happen again, but I couldn’t find anything reasonable. So I invented one and it’s live on Kickstarter right now.
In the beginning, I researched package theft crime and what I found was appalling:
First off, about half of us have had a package stolen