USPS begins working overtime as Christmas nears

12/5/17 OPA-LOCKA, FLA. (WSVN) – The busiest mailing season of the year has begun, as U.S. Postal Service employees in Opa-locka prepare thousands of packages for shipment. USPS’ Royal Palm Processing and Distribution Center gave 7News a tour of the facility, where workers were seen sorting through packages. “Daily volume we have 500,000 to 750,000 […]

Injuries Reported In Crash Involving Mail Truck in Tulsa OK

TULSA, Oklahoma – Tulsa Police are reporting a major traffic delay after an injury crash. Police say 36th Street North east of Peoria is closed in both directions ***Major Traffic Delay*** Behind the scene photos from the wreck on 36th Street north, we’ll try and get the road cleared ASAP. — Tulsa Police (@TulsaPolice) […]

USPS: The World’s Largest Post Office Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

Discover the world’s largest post office…..and you’re always at the front of the line WASHINGTON — Looking to reduce the stress of the holiday season? Visit the world’s largest Post Office:, the mobile version of “We’re making it easier for customers to manage their mailing and shipping needs during the busiest time of […]

Thieves broke into North Carolina post office, stole $20,000 in cash, police say

12/5/17 GASTONIA, N.C. — Gastonia police detectives are teaming up with federal postal inspectors after thieves broke into a local post office over the weekend and stole $20,000 in cash. Gastonia Police said sometime around Friday night into Saturday morning, someone broke into the post office on South New Hope Road, stealing three bags of […]

Ex Postal Worker, wife sentenced for scamming USPS, VA out of $1.2 million in benefits

12/5/17 Richard Klaffka posed as a disabled veteran and postal worker for more than decade. His act, which included a wheelchair he didn’t need, was good enough to reap $1.2 million in fraudulent disability benefits. Klaffka, 59, of Holland, is now going to prison. “It was like a way of life,” U.S. District Judge Richard […]

Postal Workers say they are being forced to fake package deliveries

Postal workers in Utah, across nation cite delivery problems 12/5/17 RIVERTON, Utah – Utah Postal Service workers said they’re being forced to fake package deliveries to make it look like they’re meeting quotas for companies like Amazon and now, others are saying it’s not just an issue in the Beehive State. Fox 13 first reported the […]

Mail Truck Thefts More Than Triple in San Jose CA

12/4/17 U.S. Postal Service inspectors are warning people about a spike in mail thefts from postal trucks in San Jose. There was a string of break-ins last summer, but the problem has escalated, officials say. The latest theft occurred on Impala Drive in San Jose last Thursday. Postal inspectors say the number of postal truck […]

Neighborhood in Midlothian VA frustrated with unreliable mail delivery

MIDLOTHIAN, VA (WWBT) – For years, neighbors in the Deer Run area of Midlothian say they have been dealing with mail mix-ups and frustrating encounters with the United States Postal Service. “We have gone up to the post office, we have written letters,” explained Heather Wrenn, who lives on Spring Run Lane. “I should be […]