Cleveland USPS VMF manager gets 46 months in prison for taking bribes

The former manager of the U.S. Postal Service’s Vehicle Maintenance Facility in Cleveland was sentenced to nearly four years in prison for taking cash bribes in exchange for awarding business and contracts from the Postal Service, said Steven M. Dettelbach, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, and Monica Weyler, Special Agent in […]

USPS: Deadline for next generation vehicle submissions is July 17

There’s still time for letter carriers and Vehicle Maintenance Facility (VMF) employees to submit ideas to help USPS design its next generation of postal delivery vehicles. The Postal Service is seeking employee input to develop new vehicles to replace its aging fleet and accommodate increasing package volume. Here are a few of the most common […]

Cleveland USPS Vehicle Maintenance Manager indicted on new charges of extortion, theft

On March 6, 2014, “the manager of the U.S. Postal Service’s Vehicle Maintenance Facility in Cleveland was charged with taking cash bribes in exchange for awarding business and contracts from the Postal Service, said Steven M. Dettelbach, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, and Monica Weyler, Special Agent in Charge of the […]

OIG: Contractors paid over $15m during period of USPS VMF employees getting bribes, kickbacks, lap dances

USPS OIG advisory report: Procurement-Related Ethical Violations at Vehicle Maintenance Facilities This report presents the results of our review of the U.S. Postal Service’s procurement-related ethical violations at vehicle maintenance facilities (VMF) (Project Number 13YG011SM000). This self-initiated review examines potential control deficiencies related to ethical violations within the Postal Service’s procurement environment. Our objective was […]

Five Postal Supervisors Indicted For Taking Bribes and Lap dances

FIVE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE SUPERVISORS INDICTED FOR TAKING BRIBES IN EXCHANGE FOR DIRECTING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN MAINTENANCE WORK ON POSTAL VEHICLES TO A PRIVATE CONTRACTOR Five indictments were issued yesterday by a federal grand jury in Detroit, separately charging five U.S. Postal Service supervisors with conspiring with a private contractor to take bribes […]