Video: Thirteen postal workers hospitalized with heat related illness at Chicago’s River North Post Office

CHICAGO (WLS) –Ambulances rushed 13 employees at a River North post office to the hospital with heat-related illness Saturday morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department According to witnesses, temperatures inside the facility at Ohio and Dearborn were near 100 degrees and they said it has been that way since the middle of the week. […]

New York Judge halts retired postal worker’s Trump University lawsuit

July 29, 2016 New York Judge halts retired postal worker’s Trump University lawsuit A New York judge on Thursday halted a lawsuit by a retired U.S. postal worker who claimed Trump University bilked him out of thousands of dollars he paid to attend a real estate training program marketed by the Republican presidential nominee Donald […]

Postal Employee charged with helping 8 others in scheme to turn USPS into drug delivery service

9 Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Trafficking Kilograms Of Cocaine Through The U.S. Mail System Law Enforcement Has Seized Over 25 Kilograms of Cocaine July 26, 2016 –  Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Philip R. Bartlett, Inspector-in-Charge of the New York Office of the U.S. Postal […]

New York postal worker found guilty of over $429,000 Workers’ Comp Fraud

ALBANY, NEW YORK – A jury today convicted Carol-Lisa Gutman, age 62, of Delmar, New York, of conducting a 15-year fraud scheme in which she received about $429,000 in federal disability benefits. The announcement was made by United States Attorney Richard S. Hartunian and Eileen Neff, Special Agent in Charge for the Northeast Area of […]

Pennsylvania Postal Worker Charged With Embezzling $11,611 From Post Office

June 22, 2016 WILLIAMSPORT – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced the filing of a Criminal Information yesterday charging Lori Regel-Childs with misappropriation of funds from the U.S. Post Office in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. According U.S. Attorney Peter Smith, Regel-Childs, age 52, allegedly took approximately $11,611 from the South […]

Postal Worker accuses USPS of wrongful termination under FMLA

6/2/2016 PITTSBURGH — A former employee is suing the U.S. Postal Service, citing alleged violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act and wrongful termination. Tiffany Alder filed a complaint on April 26 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania against USPS alleging that the former employer allegedly violated the Family […]