MIAMI-DADE, Fla. -- The Miami-Dade Police Department issued a warning about so-called "package pirates" during the holiday season with a hilarious silent movie-style PSA, released on December 1.
The video, shared to the department's Facebook account, depicts the journey of one such pirate, who attempts to steal a delivery from a homeowner's porch with the help of his parrot companion.
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Luckily, Miami-Dade officers catch the thief in the act, and he is swiftly bundled into a police car.
"Package pirates are on the prowl! Take the proper steps to keep your deliveries safe! Don't get hooked by the package pirate," the department wrote on Facebook.
FL police warn public about 'package pirates' in hilarious silent movie PSA: VIDEO
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