Wisconsin Postal Worker facing felony for writing threatening letter to coworker

11/17/17 CITY OF PEWAUKEE – Police have launched an investigation into a threatening letter received by a local post office employee that could result in a criminal charge against one of the employee’s co-workers. Investigators are seeking a DNA from the postal employee through a search warrant. The employee has denied writing the letter, which […]

Louisiana Postal Employee Charged with Embezzlement of Mail Matter

11/17/17 Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that YVONNE WILSON, age 37, of Kenner, was charged today in a one-count Bill of Information with embezzlement of mail matter by a postal service employee.  According to the Bill of Information, it is alleged that on or about July 14, 2016, WILSON, while being an employee […]

Hundreds of pieces of mail found dumped in Mesquite TX gutter

11/16/17 MESQUITE, Texas (CBS11) – Residents in a southwest Mesquite neighborhood are furious after finding hundreds of pieces of mail in a gutter. Brenda Tisdale was walking her dogs when she noticed a few clean, white pieces of paper in the drain. “I was thinking, ‘that’s where all of our mail has gone,’” said Tisdale. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Over 80 Postal Employees move forward in Engagement Leader of the Year Awards competition

11/9/2017 More than 80 Postal Service employees from across the nation are moving forward in the Engagement Leader of the Year Awards competition. The awards recognize leaders who foster employee involvement, enthusiasm and commitment. All USPS districts and vice presidents at postal headquarters in Washington, DC, were invited to choose nominees for the competition. Selection […]

Postal Truck and porta potty serve as Seaton Illinois’s post office for more than a year

SEATON, Illinois – When you arrive at Seaton, Illinois’ post office you’ll see a sign that that says temporarily closed, but residents will tell you it’s becoming a permanent problem. “More than a year. It`s probably been going on, this summer will be two years,” said Bob Springer, Village Trustee. More than a year ago […]

Atlanta USPS mail carrier explains why deliveries are coming later and later

ATLANTA (CBS46) -Soon after we started investigating late mail deliveries in southwest Atlanta, we learned similar issues affect neighborhoods throughout the city. People who live west of Midtown in Berkeley Park say it’s becoming an every day thing to get deliveries after dark. Several people noted in social media posts their mail came after 8 p.m. One woman described […]

Mail delivery at midnight a problem for Southwest Atlanta residents

ATLANTA (CBS46) – Wilford Jackson lives in Southwest Atlanta. “Last night I was in bed trying to go to sleep,” he said. But he heard the mail truck at nearly midnight. “I jumped up,” he said. “I certainly didn’t expect it at that time of night.” Late mail delivery has been an ongoing issue for […]