Postal worker robberies and other mail thefts are becoming a daily event. These are the ones I found today.
Robbery of Boston letter carrier part of ‘mail theft epidemic’, according to Postal Police Union
The U.S. Postal Service is replacing 49,000 key locks with electronic locks and installing thousands of high-security blue collection boxes as it attempts to combat mail theft and other postal crimes.
Houston postal workers raise awareness to assaults, robberies they face
The National Association of Letter Carriers shares stories about dangerous robberies targeting letter carriers in the Houston area and call on more protection for workers and stiffer penalties for those who attack them while on the job.
Violent mail carrier robberies spike in Houston prompting call for more protections
Local mail carriers are asking for more protections after an uptick of violent attacks against them in the Houston area this year.
Man on Rikers Debate Team Beat Postal Worker For Arrow Key Detained Without Prejudice
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$150K reward offered in armed robbery of USPS letter carrier in Cook County
The United States Postal Service is offering a reward up to $150,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two people responsible for robbing a letter carrier at gunpoint this week in south suburban Harvey.
Montgomery Man Arrested for Armed Robbery of a U.S. Postal Carrier
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Montgomery man was arrested in Huntsville on Tuesday on charges stemming from the robbery of a U.S. Postal carrier, announced U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona and U.S. Postal Inspection Service Inspector-in-Charge Scott D. Fix, Houston Division.
Armed, masked men steal postal vehicle in Northville Township
Two men wearing ski masks held a gun to a mail carrier’s stomach in broad daylight on Tuesday, and stole the vehicle, according to police.