Don’t think that simply having a locking mailbox will protect you. In some cases, it might. But there have been thousands of cases where individuals have had their mail stolen from a locking mailbox they thought was secure. While many locking mailboxes appear secure, they offer only a moment’s deterrence to mail and identity thieves. Other locking mailboxes may offer security, but at a much higher price than the MailBoss locking security mailbox. In this section, we examine some of the other locking mailboxes available on the market, and offer related material for your review.

Posts on Other Locking Mailboxes

  • Jo Upgrades MailSafe Wall Mount with #BetterByBoss

    Mail box as it was left after the mail was stolenJo found Mail Boss and the #BetterByBoss offer when searching for a “sturdier mailbox” after she discovered her Mailsafe mailbox by Solar Group with the door hanging open and nothing in the box: She wrote to us: “The mail was stolen from my locked mailbox a couple of weeks ago, and I have been research what sturdier mailbox I […]

  • Oasis Jr Mailboxes Pried Open in Anchorage

    MailboxBurglaryAccording to this report from KTUU, residents in South Anchorage say mail theft has been happening since November, and it’s only getting worse: image source. These aren’t your typical mail thefts, though. Mailboxes are being pried open regularly. Apparently, 50 plus mailboxes on one street are getting broken into! Resident Rodger Nelson points out one […]

  • Lynn Upgrades Oasis Jr with #BetterByBoss

    BetterByBoss_FeaturedLynn in Apple Valley, CA has her locking mailbox pried open regularly, so she contacted us about getting a more secure mailbox. She wrote: “Our current mailbox is an Oasis Jr that gets pried open every 2 weeks. The door is bent and tweaked and I have to re-bend the lock to get the door to shut completely. […]

  • Melissa Upgrades Oasis with #BetterByBoss

    RentonOasisPried_FeaturedMelissa in Renton purchased an Oasis mailbox by Architectural Mailboxes after having mail stolen. She thought it was secure, but came home to find it pried open and no mail inside. Here is what she shared on our Facebook page: While nothing is theft proof, we think "secure" mailboxes should take more than a second […]

  • Steve Upgrades Mailsafe with #BetterByBoss

    BetterByBoss_FeaturedSteve found Mail Boss and the #BetterByBoss offer when searching for a more secure mailbox after his Mailsafe mailbox by Solar Group was broken into many times. He wrote to us: “My mailbox is held closed with a bungee cord provided by my mail carrier after many break ins left my mailbox unable to close. […]

  • Andrew Upgrades Pedestal Mailbox with #BetterByBoss

    Andrew Upgrades Pedestal MailboxAndrew suspected his mail was being stolen, so he set up a security camera to catch the thieves in action. Sure enough, this video shows a car pulling up to his Victorian Style Pedestal locking mailbox and – without a key – pulling out all of the mail. Andrew wrote to us: “Here is a […]

  • Bob Upgrades Oasis Jr with #BetterByBoss

    Bob_WA_OasisJrBurglarized2_FeaturedBob in Olympia, Washington had his locking mailbox pried open several times and contacted us about getting a more secure mailbox. He wrote: “I offered to send you photos of my [mailbox]. It has been broken into several times – pried open. I live on a rural, secluded road near a college campus. I need […]

  • Brad Upgrades Mailsafe II with #BetterByBoss

    MailSafeII-BradHendersonNV_FeaturedBrad in Henderson, NV found Mail Boss and the #BetterByBoss offer when searching for a more secure mailbox after his Mailsafe II mailbox by Solar Group was pried open. He wrote to us: “So yesterday I came home from vacation to find that my locking mailbox was pried open, and out of frustration I immediately […]

  • Grant Upgrades Oasis Jr with #BetterByBoss

    BetterByBoss_FeaturedGrant in Marysville, California was sick of having his Oasis Jr. locking mailbox burglarized. He wrote: “This is the 3rd time my mailbox has been broken into. According to your website your mailboxes are stronger. I need to replace ASAP.” Of course, nothing is theft proof, but the #BetterByBoss mailbox offer exists to help victims […]

  • #BetterByBoss Replacement Mailbox Offer

    BetterByBoss_FeaturedMailbox burglaries are on the rise. This is because as more people switch to locking mailboxes, the pickings are slim for mail thieves looking for unlocked mailboxes. Many so-called “secure” mailboxes are easy to burglarize. If you purchased a locking mailbox but it was burglarized by a thief, don’t despair! Not all locking mailboxes are […]