Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that YVONNE WILSON, age 37, of Kenner, was charged today in a one-count Bill of Information with embezzlement of mail matter by a postal service employee. Continue reading
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Billee Vang, 26, and Dang Vue, 27, both of Sacramento, pleaded guilty today to a fraud scheme that involved manufacturing postal service locks and keys in order to steal U.S. Mail, steal identities and defraud financial institutions, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced. Continue reading
Two men were caught on camera entering an Uptown building and exiting with electronics and valuables that belong to a local resident. Continue reading
Neither snow nor rain is supposed to keep the postal service away, but residents in Harahan say the only thing they’ve come to count on is their mail not getting delivered. What’s more, they claim postal workers are leaving buckets of mail abandoned on their street. Continue reading
FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. – Some Fayette County residents say they’re tired of waiting on the mail. They’re hoping that new procedures will improve service. Continue reading
ATLANTA (CBS46) -Getting an Amazon package after it’s due may come with a silver lining.
CBS46 is uncovering how post offices in every corner of metro Atlanta are running behind schedule on deliveries, and if you’re expecting to get something important in the mail, it’s frustrating.
But, what if your late mail could help you get something for free?
If you order a package through Amazon Prime and it doesn’t come by 8 p.m. on the day it’s due, a former mail carrier tells us customers get secret perks.
“Amazon is supposed to give you a month of free prime,” says the former carrier. The woman who left her job at the post office earlier this year asked us not to reveal her identity, because postal workers sign forms promising never to talk to the media.
She told CBS46 her former supervisors at the post office gave her specific instructions to misrepresent delivery times because, she says, they know what’s at stake if Amazon packages are late.
TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Police want people living in the southeast Seminole Heights neighborhood to cooperate with officers and provide any information they have on the most recent shooting. Neighbors are also asked to pay close attention to what is happening along their streets. Continue reading
A Jacksonville woman was expecting a $4,000 diamond ring in the mail, but when the box arrived she said it was ripped open and empty.
The U.S. Postal Service denied her claim, even though Jonette Lieurance paid to insure the shipment from Tennessee. Continue reading
An American body that specialises in cybercrime allegedly asked the US Postal Service to help to identify a whistleblower at Barclays. The National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA), which brings together governments and companies to fight cybercrime globally, asked an employee of the Postal Service in July 2016 to find out who had posted letters to Barclays board members, according to a document. Continue reading
- Volume for primary source of revenue – letter mail – declines by 5.0 billion pieces
- Continued aggressive management actions along with postal reform legislation & regulatory changes critically needed to address declining volumes and changing mail mix