USPS supervisor, husband charged with stealing $8,000 watch in mail

DETROIT (WJBK) – A U.S. postal worker and her husband are accused of intercepting thousands of dollars in jewelry and then selling it at a Metro Detroit pawn shop. Kewein Skinner and his wife, Shantaina, were arrested for intercepting a Patek Phillippe watch worth $8,000. According to a federal complaint, Shantaina works as a supervisor […]

Postal Worker accused of stealing blank checks from mail, spending thousands

11/22/17 HOUSTON – Even in the digital age, Americans send each other more than 150 billion pieces of mail every year. Hundreds of thousands of mail carriers deliver the goods. But Houston postal worker Loniquel Hoskins, stationed at the Oak Forest Post Office, is accused of keeping at least one parcel to herself — a […]

Sacramento Men Plead Guilty to Bank Fraud and Identity Theft Scheme Using Stolen U.S. Mail

11/17/2017 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Billee Vang, 26, and Dang Vue, 27, both of Sacramento, pleaded guilty today to a fraud scheme that involved manufacturing postal service locks and keys in order to steal U.S. Mail, steal identities and defraud financial institutions, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced. Vang and Vue each pleaded guilty to bank […]

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 […]

West Virginia USPS contract driver pleads guilty to possession of stolen mail

11/9/2017 CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Wood County man who stole mail in November 2016 pleaded guilty today, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Richard Thomas Morris, Jr., 38, of Washington, entered his guilty plea to possession of stolen mail. Morris was a relief driver for a United States Postal Service contractor whose job it was […]

Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail

11/2/17 PITTSBURGH – A resident of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of Opening of Mail by Postal Employee, Acting United States Attorney Soo C. Song announced today. The two-count indictment named Ronald Wojcik, 38, of Tarentum, PA, as the sole defendant. According to the indictment […]

West Virginia postal worker pleads guilty to stealing packages mailed to Police Forensic Laboratory

10/19/2017 CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A former postal worker who stole methamphetamine from a package pleaded guilty today, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Turner Connolly, 25, of Charleston, entered his guilty plea to theft of mail by a postal employee. Connolly was a mail processing clerk who was employed at the South Charleston Post Office. […]