Video: Tennessee postal workers busted for reportedly delaying, stealing mail

TRI-CITIES, TN (WJHL) – The Tennessee District of the U.S. Postal Service is a hotbed for mail complaints, according to Office of Inspector General records. Federal records show special agents substantiated some of those complaints locally, suspending, firing and prosecuting employees for mistreating, delaying and even stealing mail.

Our review of OIG records from January 2011 through September 2016 revealed, of almost 70 districts nationwide, USPS’ Tennessee District, which includes the 3-digit Zip Codes 370-374, 376-385 in Tennessee and the 307 Zip Code in Northern Georgia, is home to the fifth most OIG closed investigations during that five-year period.

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