Photo: Mail Truck Overturns in Natchitoches Parish Louisiana

7/27/17 This morning at approximately 5:00 a.m, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Louisiana State Police, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS, Natchitoches Parish Fire District #6 and NPFD District #6 Rescue responded to 911 reports of a single-vehicle overturned truck on Interstate-49 near milepost #145 north of Natchitoches. Louisiana State Police say 45-year-old James Small of Shreveport […]

West Palm Beach Man Convicted of Conspiring with his Brother, a USPS Letter Carrier

7/27/17 Today, a federal jury convicted a West Palm Beach resident of conspiring with his brother, a United States Postal Service Letter Carrier, to commit access device fraud and aggravated identity theft. Benjamin G. Greenberg, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Rafiq Ahmad, Special Agent in Charge, United States Department of […]

Video: Hawaii residents on edge after mail thief is caught on camera

7/27/17 PAUOA (HawaiiNewsNow) – After security footage captured an alleged mail thief in Pauoa, neighbors are on edge and want the suspect caught. On July 2, home surveillance video captured a man fiddling with a mailbox on Lusitana Street near Pauoa Road. He walked away with the newspaper. Later that week, he was caught snooping […]

Congressman’s letter sparks OSHA Investigation into Richmond VA Post Office working conditions

7/25/17 WASHINGTON – Last week, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) expressed his concerns in a letter to the Postmaster and the Labor Secretary about the unacceptable working conditions in the Westhampton post office sorting room. “I am pleased to announce that I have heard back from the Department of Labor and the immediate problem has […]

OSHA investigates working conditions at Richmond VA post office after TV report

7/25/17 RICHMOND, Va. – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has launched an investigation into the working conditions at the Westhampton Station Post Office in Richmond after a CBS 6 investigation. During that Problem Solvers investigation, CBS 6 reported that several mail carriers walked off the job due to no air conditioning inside the […]

APWU: USPS moving ahead with misguided plans to gut workforce by targeting over 12,000 jobs

Update on the Fight Back Against USPS Reductions in Service and Jobs 07/27/2017 – Following strong resistance from the APWU – and the National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) – USPS management agreed to a five-month delay in implementing forced reassignments and excessing of employees out of their installations. However, this may only be a […]

Video: Letter Carrier among 17 Arrested in Major Drug Bust in Connecticut

7/26/17 – The drug enforcement administration in Connecticut arrested more than a dozen people and seized seven kilos of cocaine on Wednesday. Arrests were made in New Britain, Middletown and Meriden, in addition to a stash house, a location where drug dealers keep their supply and/or money, on West Boulevard in Hartford, according to federal […]

Group protests lack of help for the blind at downtown Portland OR post office

7/25/17 PORTLAND, Ore. — David Bouchard says his frustration with the Waterfront U.S. Post Office at the corner of Southwest 1st and Madison in downtown Portland started at the end of last summer. “I came here last August to try to send a package off. I got turned away. The staff wouldn’t help me,” said Bouchard. […]