Thieves have been targeting mailboxes in the Nanoose area. There were two separate reports of Canada Post mailboxes being damaged and robbed on Monday, April 14. Thieves have been known to go after mailboxes in search of personal information, identification, cheques, money and other items.
RCMP say people can protect themselves by picking up their mail as often as possible. It’s also important to be on the lookout for suspicious activity around the mailboxes.