Former Missouri Letter Carrier gets prison for conspiracy to distribute PCP through the mail

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tom Larson, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a former Kansas City, Mo., postal carrier was sentenced in federal court today for her role in a conspiracy to distribute multi-kilogram quantities of PCP through the mail. Carol Barfield, 65, of Kansas City, was sentenced by […]

Video: 2 Men Caught on Camera Stealing Mail Out of USPS Truck in Tarzana CA

Authorities are investigating on Thursday after two men were caught on video stealing multiple pieces of mail from a United States Postal Service truck in Tarzana.  The two men are shown on security footage parking a gray silver, four-door vehicle in front of the truck before exiting the car and running towards the front of the truck on […]

USPS: Total Solar Eclipse Forever stamp transforms into an image when touched

One Stamp: Two Images WASHINGTON — The Postal Service will soon release a first-of-its-kind stamp that changes when you touch it. The Total Solar Eclipse Forever stamp, which commemorates the August 21 eclipse, transforms into an image of the Moon from the heat of a finger. The public is asked to share the news on […]

USPS contract stamp printing company employee sentenced for stealing stamps

BUFFALO, N.Y.-Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Irvin Bates, 64, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of theft of government funds, was sentenced to two years probation and ordered to pay $3760.00 in restitution by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara. Assistant U.S. Attorney Maura K. O’Donnell, who handled the case, […]

Massachusetts Postmaster pleads guilty to stealing approximately $31,000

BOSTON – The former Postmaster of the U.S. Postal Service Post Offices in Blackstone and Jefferson, Mass., pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Worcester to stealing approximately $31,000 from the U.S. Postal Service. Carlitos Molina, 36, pleaded guilty to one count of misappropriating postal funds. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy H. Hillman scheduled sentencing […]

USPS continues to shake up management from scandal over overtime pay in Richmond VA

4/25/17 The U.S. Postal Service is continuing to shake up the management of postal stations in the Richmond area as the fallout continues from a scandal over overtime pay, sources have told the Free Press. In the past week, at least five station managers or carrier supervisors at area stations have been removed amid allegations […]

APWU receives Arbitration ruling for USPS to return jobs to Clerk Craft

Clerk Craft Gains 362 Administrative and Technical Jobs 04/24/2017 – Arbitrator Goldberg ruled that the Postal Service failed to make a good faith effort to return 362 administrative and technical jobs to the Clerk Craft. The arbitration award was issued on April 21, 2017 and settles a long-standing dispute over the Clerk Craft Jobs Memorandum […]

Video: Thief steals mail; tries to steal bank account information

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – A woman said a mailbox thief tried to use a stolen check to gain access to her bank account information.  People living in the Riverwalk subdivision near Desert Inn and Hollywood found more than twenty mailboxes emptied out Friday. “It’s scary, it’s scary,” said Helen Libel. The thieves used a tool to […]