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17 states ask Supreme Court to protect postal worker’s right to honor the Sabbath

17 states ask Supreme Court to protect postal worker’s right to honor the Sabbath

The attorneys general of 17 states are asking the Supreme Court to take up the civil rights lawsuit of an evangelical Christian postal worker in Pennsylvania who quit the U.S. Postal Service after it refused to accommodate his wish not to work on the Sunday Sabbath ...
Gunman robs USPS letter carrier of keys in Kensington neighborhood; police investigating

Gunman robs USPS letter carrier of keys in Kensington neighborhood; police investigating

KENSINGTON, Md. (7News) — An armed robber confronted a United States Postal Service letter carrier in Kensington, Md. Wednesday afternoon, according to the Montgomery County Police Department ...
Louis DeJoy is transforming the Postal Service. Can the agency compete with FedEx and UPS?

Louis DeJoy is transforming the Postal Service. Can the agency compete with FedEx and UPS?

The U.S. Postmaster General isn’t afraid of making big changes. But keeping pace with private parcel carriers is a tall order for the beleaguered agency, experts say ...
Avondale senior citizens dealing with no mail delivery for 6 months after neighbor's dog bites USPS worker

Avondale senior citizens dealing with no mail delivery for 6 months after neighbor’s dog bites USPS worker

CINCINNATI — One dog bite wiped out mail delivery for a community of seniors after their neighbor's dog attacked a mail carrier. What followed was six months without deliveries ...
Postal Service Questions Fired Worker's Ability To Return

Postal Service Questions Fired Worker’s Ability To Return

A former postal carrier was so upset that he could barely tell a Pennsylvania federal judge Wednesday about his 2016 firing after he fell and injured his knee, but an attorney for the United States Postal Service pressed him on whether his injury had left him unable to return even if he wanted to ...
Two Men Indicted for Unlawfully Possessing U.S. Postal Service Key and Possession of Stolen Mail

Two Men Indicted for Unlawfully Possessing U.S. Postal Service Key and Possession of Stolen Mail

A two-count indictment filed in U.S. District Court charges Khory Deontay Lowe, II, 18, and Dejuan Alexander Wallace, 41, both of Birmingham, with one-count of possession of stolen mail.  ...
USPS Hurricane Ian updates

USPS Hurricane Ian updates

A destructive Hurricane Ian made landfall along the west coast of Florida. There are impacts to USPS operations in areas affected by the powerful storm. Please refer to our residential service alerts webpage for current status. Our top priority is the safety of our customers and employees ...
Man arrested with gun in USPS truck shot at ex-girlfriend and her family

Man arrested with gun in USPS truck shot at ex-girlfriend and her family

BALTIMORE -- A Baltimore man who was arrested Tuesday with a loaded gun in a U.S. Postal Service truck shot at his ex-girlfriend and her family members last week, according to charging documents ...
Multiple U.S. Postal Service Employees And Others Arrested For $1.3 Million Fraud And Identity Theft Scheme

Multiple U.S. Postal Service Employees And Others Arrested For $1.3 Million Fraud And Identity Theft Scheme

Multiple postal workers arrested in connection with their theft and unauthorized use of credit cards to defraud several national financial institutions, credit card companies, and major retailers, resulting in more than $1.3 million in intended losses as well as the theft of hundreds of identities ...
USPS driver trapped by powerlines after crash; flown to hospital

USPS driver trapped by powerlines after crash; flown to hospital

CLARKSVILLE, Ohio (WXIX) - A USPS driver had to be flown to the hospital following a crash Wednesday in Clarksville ...
USPS OIG - COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution

USPS OIG – COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution

Our objective was to assess the accounting treatment and selected technology support associated with the distribution of the COVID-19 test kits to the public. To accomplish our objective, we reviewed accounting treatment and reporting of costs and the development of the online test kit website ...
TEAMSTERS MEET WITH USPS OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS HALTING DHL/NET STRIKEBREAKING ACTIVITIES

TEAMSTERS MEET WITH USPS OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS HALTING DHL/NET STRIKEBREAKING ACTIVITIES

Teamster officials from General Teamsters Local 251 and our International Union met with senior officials from the USPS recently at the Boston General Mail facility ...
Hawley Pushes for Answers on Mail Service Delays in Kansas City Area

Hawley Pushes for Answers on Mail Service Delays in Kansas City Area

Today U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) sent a letter to the United States Postal Service (USPS) Inspector General pushing for answers on reports of consistent mail service delays in the Kansas City Northland area ...
Gay retired SF postal inspector pens memoir

Gay retired SF postal inspector pens memoir

Some of the stories are literally ripped from the headlines, as a number of cases Marius Greenspan worked on over his three-decade career with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service generated newspaper headlines across the country ...
USPIS - Beware of Fake USPS Emails

USPIS – Beware of Fake USPS Emails

If you ever receive an email about a package delivery or unpaid online postage charges, be careful. Some postal customers are receiving bogus emails featuring the subject line, “Delivery Failure Notification.” ...
New Christmas stamp dedicated in Boston

New Christmas stamp dedicated in Boston

The Christmas release features “Virgin and Child,” a 16th-century painting that was created by an unidentified Florentine artist known as the Master of the Scandicci Lamentation ...
New USPS commuter benefit -  Partner discounts on e-scooters, e-bikes

New USPS commuter benefit – Partner discounts on e-scooters, e-bikes

Employees who use micromobility modes of transportation — small, lightweight electric vehicles such as e-scooters, e-bikes and e-mopeds — can use post-tax dollars to save with partner discounts ...
Meridianville, AL residents report no mail delivery in two months

Meridianville, AL residents report no mail delivery in two months

New residents in the Bermuda Lakes subdivision in Meridianville are at a loss especially after not getting a definitive answer as to why the postal service won’t deliver their mail.  ...
Post Office IG report finds shortcomings in election mail processing

Post Office IG report finds shortcomings in election mail processing

An Inspector General report released Monday found that the United States Postal Service, while largely prepared to handle an increase in election mail, still was unable to fully process significant portions of election materials from the 2022 primary cycle ...
A day in the life of a USPS Carrier

A day in the life of a USPS Carrier

USPS Rural Carrier Theasa Brenning says some mornings can start with two to three hours of sorting packages and letters in a process called "casing." Brenning tells me this helps keep the mail organized and easier to deliver.  ...
Mailbox mishap: Soddy-Daisy residents concerned over misplaced, delayed mail

Mailbox mishap: Soddy-Daisy residents concerned over misplaced, delayed mail

SODDY DAISY, Tenn. — Dozens of Soddy-Daisy residents have made complaints about mail delays and mismanagement ...
USPS OIG - Timecard Administration Follow-Up

USPS OIG – Timecard Administration Follow-Up

Our objective in this follow-up audit was to evaluate whether corrective actions the Postal Service took in response to recommendations in our December 2020 Timecard Administration report sufficiently addressed the issues identified ...
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