‘Tis the porch pirate; such a clatter

As we approach the holidays, keep0 in mind, the Sheriff’s Office says, tha others are looking to take advantage of your shopping habits.

Consider taking in recently delivered packages as soon as possible.

Even try to schedfule deliveries for a time when yhou can be home — or have them delivered to an alternate location.

Ask delivery personnel to leave packages out of sight from the roadway or sidewalk.

And, if you see suspicious activity, report it to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office immediately by calling (352) 249-2790.