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MDD update - Change-of-address functionality to be added

MDD update – Change-of-address functionality to be added

The Postal Service will soon add new functionality to mobile delivery devices, or MDDs, that allows users to quickly help customers update their change-of-address requests ...
Michigan, N.D., Post Office closed ... again because of strong odor

Michigan, N.D., Post Office closed … again because of strong odor

The reason for this round’s closure is the same as the last: complaints of a strong odor, said Lauri Rysavy, Michigan mayor ...
Pilsen post office discrimination claims should be ‘swiftly’ investigated, Durbin says

Pilsen post office discrimination claims should be ‘swiftly’ investigated, Durbin says

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., urged the U.S. Postal Service Tuesday to hasten its investigation into allegations of discrimination against non-English speakers at the post office in Pilsen ...
Man faces federal charge after Mobile postal worker attacked with pipe

Man faces federal charge after Mobile postal worker attacked with pipe

A Mobile man is charged in federal court after a Mobile postal worker was attacked with a pipe in December. Christopher Daniel Andrews, 35, is charged with the forcible assault of a federal officer or employee ...
Yale students start drone delivery service on campus

Yale students start drone delivery service on campus

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A group of students at Yale University has set up a drone delivery service on campus ...
Family Puts Up Billboard In Hopes Of Finding Shooter Who Killed Postal Worker

Family Puts Up Billboard In Hopes Of Finding Shooter Who Killed Postal Worker

A desperate family made a new push for answers Monday in the killing of a beloved U.S. postal worker on Interstate 57 ...
Mail carrier robbed, assaulted near UC Berkeley campus

Mail carrier robbed, assaulted near UC Berkeley campus

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is investigating a robbery and assault of a mail carrier early Monday afternoon in Berkeley, University of California police said ...
Faulkton Man Charged with Obstruction of Correspondence and Delay or Destruction of Mail

Faulkton Man Charged with Obstruction of Correspondence and Delay or Destruction of Mail

A Faulkton, South Dakota, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Obstruction of Correspondence and Delay or Destruction of Mail ...
Ithaca postal carrier cited for careless driving

Ithaca postal carrier cited for careless driving

It took more than three months but an Ithaca mail carrier has been ticketed for careless driving for striking a bicyclist with his U.S Postal Service vehicle ...
Former Lancaster County mail carrier says USPS violated his rights by making him work Sundays

Former Lancaster County mail carrier says USPS violated his rights by making him work Sundays

A former Lancaster County mail carrier has gone to court alleging the U.S. Postal Service violated his rights by requiring that he work Sundays ...
Effectiveness of the Postal Service’s Efforts to Reduce Non-Career Employee Turnover

Effectiveness of the Postal Service’s Efforts to Reduce Non-Career Employee Turnover

Our objective was to assess the Postal Service’s effectiveness in reducing non-career employee turnover and evaluate underlying reasons for non-career employee turnover ...
Postal Employees Again Targeted in White House Budget

Postal Employees Again Targeted in White House Budget

Drastic cuts to postal employees’ wages and benefits are included within the White House’s fiscal year 2021 budget released on Monday, February 10. While the White House estimates its budget would save the Postal Service $97 billion over the next 11 years, it would be done so at the expense of its employees ...
Man gets 4 years for post office burglary

Man gets 4 years for post office burglary

RALEIGH — A Robeson County man was sentenced Thursday to four years in prison for burglarizing a U.S. Postal Service post office in Pembroke in 2018 ...
Connecticut sues USPS to halt deliveries of foreign cigarettes

Connecticut sues USPS to halt deliveries of foreign cigarettes

The lawsuit accused the USPS of deliberately violating of the nonmailability provision of the Prevent All Cigarettes Trafficking Act (PACT Act) by knowingly accepting and delivering packages through domestic mail contained cigarettes or smokeless tobacco from overseas ...
Three-vehicle crash hospitalizes two, including mail truck driver

Three-vehicle crash hospitalizes two, including mail truck driver

Two women, including the driver of a mail truck, were taken to area hospitals with injuries after a three-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon on Route 152 in Joppa ...
Distracted driving investigated as possible cause of Campbell County rollover wreck

Distracted driving investigated as possible cause of Campbell County rollover wreck

CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A possible distracted driver crashed into a mail carrier truck in Campbell County on Thursday afternoon, Virginia State Police tell WFXRtv.com ...
Chester postal worker pleads guilty in $75,000 check-theft scheme

Chester postal worker pleads guilty in $75,000 check-theft scheme

A postal worker faces up to 35 years in prison after she admitted her role in a conspiracy to steal checks worth more than $75,000 from the Chester Post Office ...
Let’s Celebrate! Stamp to add festive touch to mailings

Let’s Celebrate! Stamp to add festive touch to mailings

The Postal Service will release Let’s Celebrate!, a colorful stamp designed to add an extra dash of fun to celebratory mail and packages, on Friday, Feb. 14 ...
FORMER POSTAL WORKER ADMITS ROLE IN BANK FRAUD SCHEME

FORMER POSTAL WORKER ADMITS ROLE IN BANK FRAUD SCHEME

NEWARK, N.J. – Three New Jersey individuals have admitted their roles in a scheme to steal checks worth more than $75,000 from the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) in Chester, New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced ...
USPS addresses misinformation on mail sent to China

USPS addresses misinformation on mail sent to China

A United States Postal Service spokesperson said on Wednesday that there has been some misinformation on the status of mail going from the United States and China ...
400 pounds of marijuana seized after drugs mailed to Elmwood business

400 pounds of marijuana seized after drugs mailed to Elmwood business

A Harvey man told authorities the four packages he received through the mail at an Elmwood business contained hemp and that he had the paperwork to document their legality ...
Post Office says political mail requires 7-10 days lead time

Post Office says political mail requires 7-10 days lead time

The U.S. Postal Service will not guarantee the delivery of political mailings unless they are dropped at the post office at least seven to ten days before Election Day, putting the future of last-minute political mailings in jeopardy ...
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