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 […]

Video: Thieves use post office master key to break into California apartment complex twice

TOLUCA LAKE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — An apartment complex in Toluca Lake has been victimized multiple times by thieves who apparently used a post office master key to enter the building and open up mailboxes. Two thefts targeting the complex in the 4300 block of Cahuenga Boulevard were caught on video. But each seemed to […]

Mail carrier tracked via GPS admits stealing money, dumping undelivered mail

BUFFALO, N.Y.-Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Richard D’Arcy, Jr., 37, of Lancaster, NY, pleaded guilty to theft of mail by a postal employee before U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo. The charge carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Assistant U.S. Attorney Marie P. […]

Florida postal clerk accused of stealing checks, gift cards from mail in Jensen Beach

ENSEN BEACH — 4/4/17 – A postal worker was arrested Monday after deputies said she stole $904 of mail containing checks and gift cards from at least four customers, according to a Martin County Sheriff’s Office arrest report. Robin Lee Poetzsch, 59, of the 3700 block of Northwest Mediterranean Lane, Jensen Beach, was charged with tampering with evidence and […]

Louisiana letter carrier pleads guilty to stealing cell phones from mail

3/29/17 LAFAYETTE, La. – Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced today that an Opelousas mail carrier pleaded guilty to stealing cell phones from mail. Tremayne Cluse, 24, of Arnaudville, La., pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Carol Whitehurst to one count of theft of mail by a postal service employee. The plea will […]

Video: Bakersfield CA man faces federal charges for postal mail theft

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — After a months-long investigation, a federal grand jury has indicted a Bakersfield man for mail theft. Jason Geiser, 36, faces eight counts. Court documents show repeated theft incidents while officers investigated Geiser. source: Bakersfield man faces federal charges for mail theft U.S. Attorney’s Office press release: Bakersfield Man Charged with Multiple Counts […]

Missouri Woman Pleads Guilty to Stolen Mail, Fraud

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Tom Larson, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Springfield, Mo., woman responsible for mail thefts from at least 40 victims in three counties, pleaded guilty in federal court today. Lisa Beatrice Gee, 29, of Springfield, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to […]