Video: 2 Seriously Injured After USPS Truck Lands on SUV near Washington

A United States Postal Service tractor trailer flipped on top of an SUV Monday morning, injuring both people inside the SUV.

The accident happened on Cherry Hill Road at Calverton Boulevard in Silver Spring just before 3 a.m.

A man and woman inside the SUV had to be extricated. Both were transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Source: 2 Seriously Injured After USPS Truck Lands on SUV | NBC4 Washington

Video: Postal Carriers Getting Extra Security During Holiday Season

It’s now the busiest time of the year for the postmen and women, but it’s also the time they can be prime targets. They have their hands full now as the volume of mail jumps.

Postal carriers are getting some extra security and they are also asking for you to have a watchful eye.

On the roads across South Florida, postal carriers are keeping a tight schedule. Their trucks are loaded with more deliveries as the holiday season kicks off. Sadly, it’s also the time the odds increase they can be targeted by those looking to steal.

Source: Postal Carriers Getting Extra Security During Holiday Season | NBC 6 South Florida

Video: Thieves Break Into Coloma CA Post Office Before Holiday Rush

COLOMA (CBS13) — An old gold mining town had its small post office burglarized and thieves got away with several letters and packages.

The foothills town of Coloma is home to only 200 people, and not many people come into town. In its heyday, explorers came hoping to strike gold.

Last week, thieves instead struck post office boxes.

Source: Thieves Break Into Coloma Post Office Before Holiday Rush « CBS Sacramento

Video: Bakersfield residents frustrated by repeated cluster box mail thefts

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) – Neighbors in a northwest Bakersfield area are frustrated that someone keeps opening up their “community” mailbox. With no sign of the box being pried open, residents suspect somebody’s using a key to access their mail. U.S. Postal Service officials say there is an active investigation underway.

The neighbors live near Cripple Creek Avenue and Lola, and they want something done.

Source: Residents: Someone keeps getting into mailboxes | Investigations | Bakersfield Now – News, Weather and Sports

Video: Postal inspectors investigating robbery at Tennessee post office

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. — Postal inspectors are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Monday afternoon at the post office in Spring Creek in north Madison County.

A gunman entered the post office around 12:13 p.m., brandished a gun at the employee and demanded cash, according to the Madison County Sheriff’s Department.

“I Can’t imagine why anyone would want to hold up a post office,” resident Robert James said. “They must have gotten away with very little money.”

Source: Postal inspectors investigating Spring Creek Post Office robbery | WBBJTV West Tennessee’s News Channel | Local News

Update: Cops arrest post office worker in anti-Muslim attack

Cops arrested a postal worker Tuesday who they believe hurled anti-Muslim barbs and spit on a woman walking with her infant daughter in Brooklyn, police said.

“I’m not crazy, I work in the post office,” Dainton Coley, 33, told his victim after he threatened to burn the Muslim woman’s mosque down during the Friday evening hate crime, officials said.

Cops took Coley into custody early Tuesday and charged him with aggravated harassment, menacing, and acting in a manner injurious to a child for making the tirade in front of the infant. Continue reading

Video: Albuquerque mailman shot at while on the job

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – It was a scary situation. Investigators said a local U.S. Post Office mail carrier was shot at while on the job.

The accused shooter told investigators he only wanted to scare the mailman. According to federal court documents, the suspect claims the mail carrier was giving him a bad look, and he admitted to shooting at the mailman.

Source: Albuquerque mailman shot at while on the job | KRQE News 13

Video: Residents of Oklahoma town report irregular mail delivery

Residents in Bixby reported not receiving their mail until 10 p.m. or later and they are worried it could only get worse with the holiday season here.

Barbara Delozier said the not only is her mail frequently delivered late, but sometimes it’s not delivered to the right home at all.

“Quite often, about every other week, my mail would be delivered in a town south of here called Leonard,” Delozier said.

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Video: Colorado Neighborhood On Alert After Woman Caught On Camera Breaking Into Mailbox

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4)– A Lakewood neighborhood has banded together to deter mail thieves. Their actions come after home security cameras captured a woman digging through one homeowner’s mailbox.

The homeowner, who asked CBS4 not to use his name, said the surveillance video shows an unknown woman prowling around the home. She eventually makes her way up the driveway and onto the side of the house but it seems her primary goal was getting her hands on the homeowner’s mail.

Source: Neighbors On Alert After Woman Caught On Camera Breaking Into Mailbox « CBS Denver

Video: Mail Stolen From California Postal Facility

Some Peninsula residents may be waiting on holiday gifts that aren’t going to arrive after thieves broke into a USPS facility and stole packages from a back holding area.

Postal inspectors are trying to find the suspect and the mail that was stolen from the Burlingame Postal Annex on Rollins Road on Sunday evening, authorities said.

Source: Mail Stolen From Burlingame Postal Facility | NBC Bay Area