After years of problems, USPS making changes in Peachtree City GA

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. – Some Fayette County residents say they’re tired of waiting on the mail. They’re hoping that new procedures will improve service. Some told Channel 2’s Berndt Petersen everything they drop in the mailbox is making it to the other end and delivery to their homes is fast and efficient. However, others have […]

Mail carriers accuse USPS of faking Amazon delivery records so customers don’t get free stuff

ATLANTA (CBS46) -Getting an Amazon package after it’s due may come with a silver lining. CBS46 is uncovering how post offices in every corner of metro Atlanta are running behind schedule on deliveries, and if you’re expecting to get something important in the mail, it’s frustrating. But, what if your late mail could help you get something for free? If you […]

APWU: A reminder of dangers Postal Employees face working at USPS

A Growing Workplace Danger By Industrial Relations Director Vance Zimmerman  11/15/17 In 2001, Anthrax-laden letters were sent through the mail sickening 22 Americans, including nine postal workers. Five died, including two APWU brothers – Joseph P. Curseen Jr. and Thomas L. Morris – at the Brentwood Mail Processing Center in Washington, D.C., that would later […]

Tampa killings prompts USPS to instruct letters carriers to avoid areas where there is a police presence

TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Police want people living in the southeast Seminole Heights neighborhood to cooperate with officers and provide any information they have on the most recent shooting. Neighbors are also asked to pay close attention to what is happening along their streets. The U.S. Postal Service is making some changes, instructing its workers to avoid areas where there is […]

Durant, OK Postal Employee Sentenced To 36 Months Probation For Mail Theft

11/13/17 – Durant, OK Man Sentenced To 36 Months Probation For Delay Or Destruction Of Mail By Postal Employee MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Shawn Justin Fischer, age 36, of Durant, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 3 years of probation for Delay or Destruction Of […]

USPS: Post Offices Will Be Closed Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24 and New Year’s Eve, Sunday, Dec. 31

Postal Service will deliver packages on Sundays during the holidays in select locations 11/15/17 WASHINGTON — Post Offices nationwide will be closed on Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24 and New Year’s Eve, Sunday, Dec. 31. Post Offices will be open regular operating hours on Tuesday, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2.   Blue collection boxes are […]

Video: Texas postal employee caught on camera tossing packages

LUMBERTON, TX – A recent social media video showing U.S. Postal worker caught on camera carelessly tossing packages in a Lumberton neighborhood Sunday has frustrated some residents. “The lady was in a very big hurry and seemed anxious but it didn’t matter to her if anyone was looking, she would still toss them,” said a […]