Kansas Mail Carrier Sentenced For Stealing Gift Cards from Mail

9/18/2017 WICHITA, KAN. – A former mail carrier in Sheridan County was sentenced Monday to six months in prison for stealing mail he was supposed to deliver, U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said. The defendant was ordered to pay $4,000 in restitution. James N. Stephenson, 25, formerly of Hoxie, Kan., and now living in Basehor, Kan., […]

Alabama Postal Worker Sentenced in case of Accepting Bribe to Deliver Marijuana

8/14/17 – BIRMINGHAM – A federal judge today sentenced a Shelby County woman to a probationary sentence of 2 years for accepting a bribe to deliver marijuana in the U.S. Mail as part of a conspiracy to distribute the drug, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and Inspector in Charge Adrian Gonzalez, Houston Division, and […]

USPS contract stamp printing company employee sentenced for stealing stamps

BUFFALO, N.Y.-Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Irvin Bates, 64, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of theft of government funds, was sentenced to two years probation and ordered to pay $3760.00 in restitution by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara. Assistant U.S. Attorney Maura K. O’Donnell, who handled the case, […]

Alabama Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribe to Deliver Marijuana

BIRMINGHAM – A former postal carrier pleaded guilty this week in federal court to accepting a bribe to deliver marijuana in the U.S. mail as part of a conspiracy to distribute the drug, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Robert O. Posey and U.S. Postal Inspector Frank Dyer. DEANN MARCHETT DIXON STEVENSON, 43, of Birmingham, entered her […]

Florida Postal Employees Prosecuted For Conspiracy To Defraud US And Theft

February 3, 2017 – Jacksonville, Florida – U.S. Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announces the arrest of U.S. Postal employee Badi Mohamed (30, Jacksonville) on January 31, 2017, for conspiracy to defraud the United States, theft of government money, and theft of mail. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years’ imprisonment, and he could […]

Man Who Wrote Over $100,000 of Bad Checks at Texas Post Offices Sentenced to 5 Years in Federal Prison

1/9/17 FORT WORTH, Texas — A 46-year-old man, Ronald Hinshaw, who admitted writing numerous bad checks in U.S. Post Offices in Texas, has been sentenced by U.S. District Judge Reed C. O’Connor to serve 60 months in federal prison, a sentence higher than that recommended by the advisory U.S. Sentencing Guidelines, announced U.S. Attorney John […]

Former Missouri letter carrier pleads guilty to role in drug trafficking conspiracy

Former Kansas City Postal Carrier Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute PCP Through the Mail 11/14/2016 KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a former Kansas City, Mo., postal carrier pleaded guilty in federal court today for her role in a conspiracy to distribute multi-kilogram […]

President of California Bulk Mail Company Pays $3 Million to Resolve Investigation into Scheme to Defraud USPS

LOS ANGELES – The president of an Anaheim-based bulk mailing company this week paid the United States $3 million to resolve a federal investigation into allegations that the mailer systematically misclassified postage and defrauded the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) out of millions of dollars in postage fees. The payment, which was made on Wednesday and […]

Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing, Destroying Postal Truck in Dallas

June 14, 2016 DALLAS, TX — Daniel Dixon, 32, appeared this morning before U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul D. Stickney and pleaded guilty to a three-count indictment charging felony offenses stemming from his theft of a mail truck last year, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas. Specifically, Dixon, also known as […]

Man gets prison for stealing thousands of letters from PO Boxes in Indianapolis

Mail thief sentenced in federal court 5/24/16 Indianapolis – United States Attorney Josh J. Minkler announced today the sentencing of a Huntington, Indiana, man for stealing mail from the main post office in Downtown Indianapolis.  Bryon Fisher, 35, was sentenced to 41 months (over three years) in federal prison by U. S. District Judge Tanya […]