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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.” ...
America's most popular government agency: The Postal Service

America’s most popular government agency: The Postal Service

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays the American public from holding the U.S. Postal Service in a favorable light ...
Package Security Enhancements Begin This Month

Package Security Enhancements Begin This Month

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service is increasing the safety and security of its collection box procedures through a modification of the long-standing Aviation Mail Security Rule, which was established in August 1996 and called for all packages weighing 16 ounces to be presented in person to a postal clerk or a letter carrier ...
USPS recognizes employees with disabilities during National Disability Employment Awareness Month

USPS recognizes employees with disabilities during National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and the Postal Service is joining organizations across the nation to recognize the contributions and talents of employees with disabilities and to raise awareness about disability employment ...
USPS offers callers self-service options

USPS offers callers self-service options

Callers to the 800-ASK-USPS help line are being offered more ways to receive assistance, part of the organization’s efforts to improve customers’ experiences ...
USPS wants to hear your Santa stories

USPS wants to hear your Santa stories

If you’re a Postal Service employee who has special memories involving Santa Claus, the organization wants to hear from you ...
USPS withdraws contract termination notices after UPU commitment

USPS withdraws contract termination notices after UPU commitment

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has notified negotiated-service agreement (NSA) holders that NSAs will stand through their natural termination dates after U.S. officials announced the country would stay in the Universal Postal Union (UPU) ...
30 Most Powerful Unions in America includes 3 postal unions

30 Most Powerful Unions in America includes 3 postal unions

Few things have been as important to the development of a strong middle class in America as the labor union. In their heyday, labor unions were an essential piece of the social fabric that helped ensure that workers could have a strong voice in getting paid fair wages, securing important benefits and ensuring safe working conditions ...
Most Postal Trucks Don't Have Air Conditioning. That's Bad News for Birth Control

Most Postal Trucks Don’t Have Air Conditioning. That’s Bad News for Birth Control

While it's fine for your credit card bills and other mail to get that hot, when medications are exposed to temperatures outside the range specified by manufacturers, called “temperature excursions,” they could lose their potency ...
How a Broken Pay System Forced Postal Supervisors to Take USPS to Court

How a Broken Pay System Forced Postal Supervisors to Take USPS to Court

In late July, the National Association of Postal Supervisors filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service, challenging its administration of the pay system that covers approximately 50,000 managers and supervisors ...
A former Pewaukee postal carrier gets probation after stealing more than $6,200 from 621 mail customers

A former Pewaukee postal carrier gets probation after stealing more than $6,200 from 621 mail customers

A former United States Postal Service mail carrier who worked in Pewaukee was sentenced to probation after she stole more than $6,200 from her victims ...
Criminal arrested in senseless brutal murder of postal worker

Criminal arrested in senseless brutal murder of postal worker

Police say they’ve caught the person responsible for the senseless murder of a U.S. Postal Service worker in South Carolina on Monday ...
11-year-old arrested for Quincy mail carrier attack

11-year-old arrested for Quincy mail carrier attack

According to police, a United States Postal Service worker reported she was hit in the back of the neck and head with a book bag while delivering mail on her route at 14th and Lind on September 23 ...
Postal worker, a ‘friend to everybody,’ retires after nearly 50 years on the job in Waukegan

Postal worker, a ‘friend to everybody,’ retires after nearly 50 years on the job in Waukegan

Leroy Presley has been weaving a thread in the city of Waukegan’s fabric by delivering mail to its residents for the Waukegan Post Office for nearly half a century ...
Mail truck burns in Kent OH

Mail truck burns in Kent OH

09/27/2019 A mail truck burned to its chassis around 5 p.m. Friday in the Brady Lake area of Franklin Township ...
Mail carrier investigated after seen on camera kissing elderly woman in her home

Mail carrier investigated after seen on camera kissing elderly woman in her home

WILMETTE, Ill. — Postal inspectors are investigating a north suburban mailman who was caught on camera kissing an elderly resident ...
USPS offering $100,000 reward to help solve cold murder case

USPS offering $100,000 reward to help solve cold murder case

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for information on a 2009 cold case ...
Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins Oct. 1

Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins Oct. 1

The Postal Service will mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by highlighting its semipostal research stamp ...
APWU Workers Testify During Interest Arbitration Hearings

APWU Workers Testify During Interest Arbitration Hearings

During the interest arbitration hearings on September 24 and 25, the APWU brought members from the workroom floor to testify to the Arbitration Board, providing details about many aspects of their job including responsibilities, working conditions, training requirements, and staffing concerns ...
$50,000 reward offered after Columbus USPS carriers robbed

$50,000 reward offered after Columbus USPS carriers robbed

A $50,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) wanted for the armed robberies of United States Post Office carriers ...
Shooting death of South Carolina postal worker sparks massive investigation

Shooting death of South Carolina postal worker sparks massive investigation

More than 70 federal, state and local authorities are now investigating the shooting death of United States Postal Service carrier Irene Pressley ...
New Small to Medium Business Shipper Website to Launch Sept. 30

New Small to Medium Business Shipper Website to Launch Sept. 30

The United States Postal Service (USPS) will launch a new website Sept. 30 for small- to medium- shipping companies.  The site will assist small- to medium-level shippers with a list of USPS Approved Shipping and Returns Consolidators that they can use to potentially qualify for discounts and offer other services ...
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