Mail being stolen from broken collection boxes, residents unknowingly still using them

DENVER — Residents in the Platt Park neighborhood are voicing their concerns about Postal Service collection boxes being broken into, not fixed and then other people unknowingly putting mail inside.

Denver7 viewers reached out to Contact7 reporting boxes pried open at the intersections of Florida and S. Logan, Iowa and S. Pearl along with Jewell and S. Pearl streets in the Platt Park neighborhood.

Viewers also reported boxes being broken into in front of post office locations. Many residents in Platt Park posted on the NextDoor app about the issue and shared different times and locations where they noticed the vandalized boxes.

Contact7 reached out to the U.S. Postal Service to see what is being done about the problem.

Source: Mail being stolen from broken collection boxes, residents unknowingly still using them – Denver7 TheDenverChannel.com