Montana Postal Worker charged with theft of postal funds

From the US Attorney’s Office, District of Montana Appearing before U.S. Magistrate Johnston in Great Falls, Montana on May 3, 2016 and entering a plea of Not Guilty: SHELLY DAWN PYEATT a 46-year-old resident of Melrose, appeared on charges of misappropriation of postal funds, and issuance of money orders without payments.  If convicted of the […]

NY Postmaster Relief charged with stealing nearly $20,000

A former employee of the U.S. Postal Service is accused of stealing from her post office in Wayne County. According to the U.S. Attorney William Hochul’s Office , Jennifer Passeck was indicted by a federal grand jury last week on a two counts, embezzlement by a postal employee and theft of government funds. The charges carry a […]

North Carolina post office under investigation for alleged employee theft

5/3/16 WHITEVILLE – An embezzlement investigation is ongoing at a U.S. Postal Service office in Columbus County by the Sheriff’s Office, a spokeswoman said Tuesday. Detectives were told of the alleged theft by an employee late last month, and expect to obtain a warrant soon, spokeswoman Michelle Tatum said. A total of $4,855 was believed […]

Indictment: Kansas Postal Clerk Stole over $13,000 from Post Office

PSE stole over $13,000 WICHITA, KAN. – A postal clerk was indicted today on a federal charge of stealing more than $13,000 from the Rock, Kan., post office where she worked, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said. Micah E. Hutchinson, 25, Arkansas City, Kan., is charged with one count of employee theft from the U.S. Postal Service. […]

Ohio postmaster gets 10 months for stealing over $57,000 from USPS, customers

October 29, 2015 CLEVELAND — The former postmaster of the Gates Mills Post Office was sentenced to 10 months in prison and ordered to repay approximately $57,000 that she stole, said Steven M. Dettelbach, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, and Monica Weyler, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Postal Service […]

USPS contract driver sentenced to probation for mail theft

October 7, 2015 BUFFALO, N.Y.-U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. announced today that Michael Lamacchia, 48, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of theft of mail, was sentenced to one year probation by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Wolford. Assistant U.S. Attorney Elizabeth R. Moellering, who handled the case, stated that the defendant, who worked […]

Louisiana postal worker gets probation for stealing money from USPS post office

September 3,2015 U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that WANDA JAMES, age 46, of Kentwood, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information charging her with making false entries and reports of money belonging to the United States, and in the care, custody and control of the United States Postal […]