In recent years, the Charlotte and Lake Norman area has witnessed a not-so-charming trend: the rise of porch piracy. This growing issue, where unscrupulous individuals steal packages left at doorsteps, has become a nationwide concern, and our community is not immune.

As more residents turn to online shopping, the number of unattended packages dotting doorsteps across Cornelius has surged, providing ample temptation for porch pirates.

Defeat Lake Norman Porch Pirates with help from Postmarked!

Don’t let your packages get stolen or become missing.  Postmarked in Cornelius has private mailboxes, and package delivery services available to receive, sign for, and secure your packages until you can pick them up.

Your Local Amazon Hub

Did you know Postmarked is also an Amazon Hub?  You can have your Amazon orders delivered to Postmarked for FREE by choosing Postmarked as your Amazon Hub location during checkout.  Your package will be directed to Postmarked for safekeeping until you can pick them up in person.

Who’s Going to Sign for that Delivery?

Not home to sign for your wine delivery?  Postmarked has you covered!  They can accept, sign for, and securely hold your wine shipment until you can pick it up in person.  It’s just one more way Postmarked has Lake Norman covered for the important things in life – like wine!

P.S. Postmarked ships wine, too!

More Tips

WBTV ran a story recently on how to protect your packages from porch pirates around Charlotte. Here are some tips they shared:

  • Sign up for delivery alerts
  • Require a signature
  • Request another location
  • Avoid having parcels delivered to your front porch.

The good news: Postmarked takes care of all of these tips for you and eliminates the risk of porch piracy for good!

Learn more at

20619 Torrence Chapel Rd
Suite 116
Cornelius, NC 28031
(704) 237-4247

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About the Author:

Jeff Hamm is the creator and producer of The Best of LKN.

He’s also the co-founder of the digital marketing agency  Epic Journey Media  AND a Real Estate Agent serving Charlotte and the Lake Norman area.

When he isn’t editing podcasts, nerding out on the latest SEO trends, or writing blog articles & email newsletters, you can most likely find him taking walks with his dogs Sam and Maisy.