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Cedartown, GA post office gets in the holiday spirit

Cedartown, GA post office gets in the holiday spirit

In the small North Georgia town of the post office of the town has decided to bring the holiday home for the community ...
H.R. 2382, the USPS Fairness Act, on Track for a House Vote

H.R. 2382, the USPS Fairness Act, on Track for a House Vote

The work of the National Postal Mail Handlers Union to gain congressional support of H.R. 2382, the USPS Fairness Act, has resulted in a scheduled House floor vote the week of February 3 ...
Speeding car near USC causes Postal Service driver to crash, suffer critical injuries

Speeding car near USC causes Postal Service driver to crash, suffer critical injuries

Authorities on Tuesday were searching for two suspects seen running from a red 2017 Audi involved in a hit-and-run crash that sent a U.S. Postal Service big rig over the side of the 110 Freeway in South Los Angeles near the USC campus, critically injuring the truck driver ...
Greenwich, CT Mail Carrier Found Unresponsive in Delivery Truck

Greenwich, CT Mail Carrier Found Unresponsive in Delivery Truck

On Monday afternoon Greenwich Police received report of a mailman found unresponsive in his delivery truck ...
Postal Office employee ‘too stressed’ to finish job took mail to personal Virginia Beach storage unit

Postal Office employee ‘too stressed’ to finish job took mail to personal Virginia Beach storage unit

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A postal service employee is facing charges after he kept people’s mail in a Virginia Beach storage unit instead of delivering it.  He told authorities he was overwhelmed and couldn’t complete his deliveries ...
Sen. Brown questions Navistar layoffs, postal truck production in Springfield

Sen. Brown questions Navistar layoffs, postal truck production in Springfield

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, is urging Navistar to return full production of United States Postal Service trucks to its Springfield plant ...
12 years in prison for man who set vehicle on fire inside U.S. Post Office garage

12 years in prison for man who set vehicle on fire inside U.S. Post Office garage

A 55-year-old man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to setting a vehicle on fire inside a garage of the Woodstock Post Office ...
USPS OIG: Operational Assessment

USPS OIG: Operational Assessment

The U.S. Postal Service’s Customer Service and Delivery Operations units are the heartbeat of the entire operation. More than 400,000 employees process, sort, and deliver 140 billion letters and flats and 6.4 billion packages annually, relying on technology, such as handheld scanners, to assist ...
Postal Worker Injured In Head-On Crash In Ohio County, Indiana

Postal Worker Injured In Head-On Crash In Ohio County, Indiana

(Ohio County, Ind.) – Two people were injured in a head-on crash on State Road 56. Ohio County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a three-vehicle accident on Friday around 2:46 p.m ...
U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Feb. 6

U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Feb. 6

The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet Feb. 6, 2020, in open session at Postal Service headquarters, 475 L'Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, DC ...
Two semipostal stamps get extensions

Two semipostal stamps get extensions

All Post Offices, stations, branches and contract postal units have been reauthorized to begin selling the stamps and related products again. The stamps will also be sold through Stamp Fulfillment Services and usps.com ...
Zero tolerance - USPS committed to safe workplaces

Zero tolerance – USPS committed to safe workplaces

The Postal Service is committed to cultivating a positive and safe work environment that’s free of threats, intimidation, bullying and violence for all employees ...
North Portland residents say mail problems related to USPS 'experiment'

North Portland residents say mail problems related to USPS ‘experiment’

PORTLAND, Ore. – Residents living in a single North Portland zip code, 97217, say they have been having problems with their mail ever since the U.S. Postal Service began an experiment to streamline operations ...
Mail Contractor Arrested With Stolen Cash: Prosecutors

Mail Contractor Arrested With Stolen Cash: Prosecutors

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — A driver who worked as an outside contractor for the U.S. Postal Service has been arrested and charged with stealing a bag of more than $5,000 in cash collected at the Healdsburg Post Office, federal prosecutors announced on Thursday ...
Carrier charged with stealing mail in Silver Spring

Carrier charged with stealing mail in Silver Spring

Montgomery County police arrested a United States Postal Service mail carrier earlier this month after they say he stole mail on his route in Silver Spring starting in March 2019 ...
Postal Truck Fire - Woodlands TX

Postal Truck Fire – Woodlands TX

THE WOODLANDS, TX -- Just before 12:00pm South Montgomery County Fire Despartment station 11-6 was dispatched to a vehicle fire ...
New prices to take effect Jan. 26

New prices to take effect Jan. 26

The Postal Service price changes that were announced last fall will take effect Jan. 26. The changes include adjustments to Mailing Services and Shipping Services products ...
New benefit offered for online filers

New benefit offered for online filers

The Postal Service now offers a free benefit that makes it easier for employees who use H&R Block to file their taxes ...
USPS ready to help DHS combat counterfeit and pirated goods

USPS ready to help DHS combat counterfeit and pirated goods

The United States Postal Service and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service are proud to work with DHS and others across law enforcement to remove counterfeit and pirated goods from the mailstream ...
U.S. Postal Service Contractor Arrested For Theft

U.S. Postal Service Contractor Arrested For Theft

According to an affidavit filed by a postal inspector of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, Rocha, 50, of Fresno, Calif., was employed as a driver by an independent trucking company that supplies transportation services to the U.S. Postal Service (“USPS”).  Rocha transported U.S. mail, as well as money and other USPS property, from post offices in Sonoma County to a USPS processing and distribution center in San Francisco.   ...
US Postal Service patents anti-fake tech for stamps

US Postal Service patents anti-fake tech for stamps

Counterfeiting of postage stamps remains a problem worldwide, and the US Postal Service has been working on ways to protect them with authentication technologies ...
CCAs who have at least 30 months of relative standing on February 15th to be converted to career status

CCAs who have at least 30 months of relative standing on February 15th to be converted to career status

NALC and USPS have settled a national-level grievance regarding non-compliance with the contractual caps on the employment of City Carrier Assistants (CCAs) ...
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