Video: Over 80 Texas Neighborhood Associations Working Together to Take On Mailbox Thieves

9/18/2017 SAN ANTONIO – Cluster mailboxes have proven to be a bonanza for thieves, filled with credit cards, blank checks, medications, personal data and more — all for the taking. As president of the Northeast Neighborhood Alliance, John Clamp said the problem is so pervasive, many leaders of more than 80 neighborhood associations have come […]

Kansas Mail Carrier Sentenced For Stealing Gift Cards from Mail

9/18/2017 WICHITA, KAN. – A former mail carrier in Sheridan County was sentenced Monday to six months in prison for stealing mail he was supposed to deliver, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said. The defendant was ordered to pay $4,000 in restitution. James N. Stephenson, 25, formerly of Hoxie, Kan., and now living in Basehor, Kan., […]

Delinquents steal mail out of mailboxes, open letters exposing personal information

9/14/2017  JACKSON, Mich. (WILX) – It may seem like a petty act of vandalism but it’s also a serious crime that has people in one Mid-Michigan neighborhood worried that their personal information may have been stolen. Residents in one Jackson County neighborhood were surprised to wake up Thursday morning to find their mail scattered about […]

Man Stealing Package Caught on Homeowners’ Surveillance Video in Urbandale IA

8/27/2017 URBANDALE, Iowa — Urbandale Police are looking for a man who allegedly stole mail from a family’s front doorstep, but was caught on video from their home surveillance camera. Homeowner Steve Kautz just moved to the area with his family, and says they’re still in shock this happened. “The kids, you know, they’re frightened. […]

Wisconsin Postal Worker charged with mail theft

8/24/2017 MADISON, WIS. — A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison, returned the following indictment today. You are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.  The maximum statutory sentence is prescribed by Congress and is provided […]

Postal Inspectors Investigating rash of mail thefts in Tucson AZ

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -U.S. Postal Inspectors in Tucson are investigating a rash of mail thefts in a mid-town neighborhood. It’s happening near Oracle and Miracle Mile. “They’re pretty brazen to be doing that,” neighbor, Julie VanderWeken said.As Julie VanderWeken was coming home from the store, in broad daylight, she caught a man stealing mail near […]