POSTAL NEWS

Over 93 percent First-Class Mail, 95 percent Marketing Mail delivered on-time since April 1

Over 93 percent First-Class Mail, 95 percent Marketing Mail delivered on-time since April 1

The United States Postal Service reported new delivery performance metrics showing continued strong performance across all mail categories for the first six weeks of the fiscal third quarter.   ...
Inspector General sees big things for US Post Office’s ID verification capabilities

Inspector General sees big things for US Post Office’s ID verification capabilities

Could the U.S. Postal Service, the federal government’s most trusted agency, become the nation’s ID verifier of choice? An inspector general’s report says the USPS is perfectly situated to at least play a major role in online and in-person identity proofing ...
Woman demands missing mail at California post office with fake gun

Woman demands missing mail at California post office with fake gun

"Shen was upset and threatened staff stating that if she did not get her mail back she would be back in four days, yelling all of this while holding a replica handgun," the police department said ...
USPS Plans to Close More Facilities and Repurpose Those That Remain

USPS Plans to Close More Facilities and Repurpose Those That Remain

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy laid out some of the specifics for that plan at the National Postal Forum in Phoenix this week, saying he would significantly reduce the number of processing plants and delivery units in major metropolitan areas ...
DeJoy outlines USPS plans to close, consolidate facilities across its delivery network

DeJoy outlines USPS plans to close, consolidate facilities across its delivery network

The Postal Service is looking to restructure its network of facilities in its delivery network as part of an ongoing effort to improve its long-term financial health ...
Stamps celebrate Mississippi River

Stamps celebrate Mississippi River

The Forever stamps will come in panes of 10 photographic stamps, each representing a state along the 2,300-mile course of the Mississippi River ...
NC man says he saw postal worker throw away stacks of mail for months

NC man says he saw postal worker throw away stacks of mail for months

The man, who asked WCNC Charlotte not to share his name or face, said for months he watched postal carriers throwing things into the trash can, but assumed it was all ads ...
The Postal Service’s Collection Point Management System

The Postal Service’s Collection Point Management System

The Collection Point Management System (CPMS) is a Postal Service data collection system that manages data pertaining to its vast network of mail collection points ...
PRC Issues Financial Analysis Report on Postal Service Financial Position

PRC Issues Financial Analysis Report on Postal Service Financial Position

Washington, DC – The Postal Regulatory Commission (Commission) today released its Financial  Analysis of the Postal Service’s 2021 financial results. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continued to affect Postal Service volume, revenue, and expenses ...
Man accused of helping plot to kill Longmont postal worker has trial delayed

Man accused of helping plot to kill Longmont postal worker has trial delayed

The man accused of plotting with a woman to help her kill the father of her child in Longmont had his trial pushed back to December ...
Prolific Fraudster Sentenced to Statutory Maximum Federal Sentence

Prolific Fraudster Sentenced to Statutory Maximum Federal Sentence

In February 2022, Unruh pleaded guilty to Unlawful Use of the United States Mails, after an investigation by the United States Postal Inspection Service (“USPIS”) ...
Family, friends mourn postal worker killed by husband in apparent murder-suicide

Family, friends mourn postal worker killed by husband in apparent murder-suicide

She and others are choosing to remember the retired longtime postal worker as a fun loving, caring person who put family first ...
Virtual fairs offered for supervisor job applicants

Virtual fairs offered for supervisor job applicants

The Postal Service will offer virtual career fairs for front-line supervisory jobs once a month on Sundays, starting this weekend ...
Postal Employee Charged With Theft Of Mail

Postal Employee Charged With Theft Of Mail

HARRISBURG - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Robert Riley, age 41, of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, a United States Postal Service employee, was indicted yesterday by a federal grand jury on mail theft charges ...
Park Ridge man says failures by Post Office cost him opportunity to run for state Senate as write-in candidate

Park Ridge man says failures by Post Office cost him opportunity to run for state Senate as write-in candidate

A few days after that, Walters got letters from the Cook County Clerk and the Chicago Board of Elections stating that the missed deadline means any write-in votes cast in his name will not be counted ...
Video and Transcript of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Keynote Address During the 2022 National Postal Forum

Video and Transcript of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Keynote Address During the 2022 National Postal Forum

PHOENIX — Postmaster General and CEO Louis DeJoy gave the keynote address at the 2022 National Postal Forum in Phoenix on May 16, 2022. Below is a transcript of those remarks ...
USPS asks the PRC to deny the request by a coalition of unions to see what it believes is the Amazon contract

USPS asks the PRC to deny the request by a coalition of unions to see what it believes is the Amazon contract

The USPS has asked the @PostalRegulatory to deny the request by a coalition of unions to see what it believes is the negotiated service agreement with Amazon. USPS says disclosure would have a chilling effect on its ability to interact with its customers ...
Lowell Postal Carrier Arrested on Bribery and Cocaine Charges

Lowell Postal Carrier Arrested on Bribery and Cocaine Charges

John Noviello, of Nashua, N.H., 61, was charged with one count of bribery of a public official and one count of distribution of cocaine. Noviello was released on conditions following an initial appearance in federal court in Boston on May 12, 2022 ...
Carper Celebrates Bipartisan Postal Legislation Promoting Wildlife Conservation Becoming Law

Carper Celebrates Bipartisan Postal Legislation Promoting Wildlife Conservation Becoming Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tom Carper (D-Del.), Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, today celebrated the news that his Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act was signed into law ...
DeJoy outlines USPS plans to close, consolidate facilities across its delivery network

DeJoy outlines USPS plans to close, consolidate facilities across its delivery network

DeJoy said Monday that USPS is showing progress under its 10-year reform plan by reducing costs and increasing revenue, but will need to continue its trajectory by closing and consolidating facilities across its delivery network ...
Postal Service Honors CVS Health and Credit One Bank at the National Postal Forum

Postal Service Honors CVS Health and Credit One Bank at the National Postal Forum

PHOENIX — The U.S. Postal Service today recognized CVS Health and Credit One Bank with the 2022 Partnership for Growth award on the final day of the National Postal Forum (NPF), the country’s premier mailing and shipping conference ...
Your stolen mail is ending up on the dark web

Your stolen mail is ending up on the dark web

“The criminals, in absence of better words, are posting videos of themselves essentially stealing mail from the blue boxes,” Dr. David Maimon, the head of an evidence-based cybersecurity research firm at Georgia State University, said ...
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