READ FULL ARTICLE AT » Postal worker robberies and other mail thefts are becoming a daily event. These are the ones I found today. U.S. Postal Service, King County police departments use trackers to catch porch piratesIn the city of Newcastle, investigators placed packages with GPS trackers at doorsteps where packages have recently been taken. Winthrop Police Department Alerts Community to Thefts and Apparent ‘Check Washing’ SchemeChief Terence Delehanty and the Winthrop Police Department report that the Department has received several recent reports of checks being taken out of the mail, altered, and then used fraudulently. Lowell post office burglarized, USPS conducting investigationPackages from the Lowell post office were stolen over the weekend, leaving some residents scrambling for last minute holiday gifts. Mail Stolen From Postal Truck In Montclair, Car Burglaries ReportedMontclair Police Department: Someone stole mail from a U.S. Postal Service worker’s truck. Several vehicle burglaries were reported. Indictment Charges San Jose Man With Robbing U.S. Mail CarrierA federal grand jury has indicted James Luna, charging him with the robbery of a mail carrier in the Sunnyvale, Calif., area Those iconic blue mail collection boxes are getting a high-tech makeoverThe U.S. Postal Service is installing high-security versions in some locations around the country in a crackdown on theft this holiday season and beyond. Post navigation USPS names new stamp services director Mail service issues in the news – 12/19/2023.