RICHMOND, Va. — A CBS Problem Solvers investigation has revealed that since 2015, United States Postal Service offices in the Commonwealth have spent more than $461,000 in preventable fines to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA.) More than $140,000 of that total, was paid out from Richmond-metro locations.
Jackson, Miss. – Latoya Rosell, 34, of Flora, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to two years of probation for embezzling mail matter during the course of her employment with the U.S. Postal Service, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and Special Agent in Charge Chris Cave, U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General, Southern Area Field Office. Rosell was also ordered to pay a $1500 fine and $100 in restitution to one of the victims of her crime. Continue reading →
05/21/2019 – It is that time of the year when the Postal Service wants to take your pulse! Like previous years, the 2018 Postal Pulse survey showed the USPS what we already knew: Your work environment is not good; your supervisors treat you poorly and morale is low. Continue reading →
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Charleston man entered a guilty plea to the felony offense of stealing mail from a Post Office, announced United States Attorney Mike Stuart. Joshua Hanshaw, 37, faces up to 5 years of incarceration and a $250,000 fine when he is sentenced on August 15, 2019. He will also be required to pay restitution back to the United States Treasury and any mail theft victims. Stuart praised the work of the United States Postal Inspection Service and the Charleston Police Department. Continue reading →
The U.S Postal Service wants to impose a longer walk to the mailbox on residents of new neighborhoods, requiring “cluster” boxes in a single location, similar to those in apartment complexes. Continue reading →