Postal worker robberies and other mail thefts are becoming a daily event. These are the ones I found today.
New York Woman Sentenced to 12 Months and One Day in Prison for Bribing Mail Carriers to Steal Postal Arrow Keys
NEWARK, N.J. – A New York woman was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison for her role in a scheme to bribe mail carriers to steal postal arrow keys in order to unlock mail receptacles and to use stolen items from the mail to obtain funds fraudulently from banks.
Charges filed in string of armed robberies of U.S. postal carriers
Five people in Florida are facing federal charges after a string of armed robberies of postal carriers, while a sixth was sentenced for the same crime.
Feds work to protect mail, postal carriers ahead of holidays
On Friday, the US Postal Inspection Service, U.S. Attorney’s Office, and Federal Bureau of Investigation spoke at a news conference in Tampa about the effort to protect postal carriers and keep mail secure.
Mail carrier safety concerns could cause holiday package delays
Milwaukee’s letter carriers union president says safety “has been an issue with us” amid robberies, assaults
Chicago man charged with robbing U.S. mail carriers at gunpoint in Forest Park
Devan Flax allegedly robbed a mail carrier Sunday in the 900 block of Beloit Avenue and another on Tuesday in the 1100 block of Beloit Avenue.
Upper Kirby neighborhood frustrated after being targeted by mail thieves
The U.S. Postal Service said master keys are often sought by criminals to steal mail and commit other financial crimes. This is exactly what happened to several woman in an Upper Kirby neighborhood.
Packages, mail stolen from USPS vehicles in Wilkes-Barre
WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Officers are investigating several incidents where United States Postal Service vehicles are being broken into in Wilkes-Barre. According to the Wilkes-Ba…
Mail thieves in the Upper Kirby area
Mail truck stolen from postal worker in Fernwood, Chicago police say
A mail truck was stolen from a postal worker on the South Side on Saturday, Chicago police said.