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Springfield post office paid out millions on worker grievances

Springfield post office paid out millions on worker grievances

It called out the facility's crew of 278 staffers, citing "a long-standing culture of distrust" and a "breakdown" in communication between management, workers and their labor union representatives ...
Remember the Gyrocopter mailman? He published a memoir

Remember the Gyrocopter mailman? He published a memoir

The rogue mailman from Ruskin who landed a gyrocopter on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol building to protest Big Money in ...
Ex-Postal Service supervisor sent to prison for stealing marijuana from confiscated package

Ex-Postal Service supervisor sent to prison for stealing marijuana from confiscated package

BRUNSWICK, GA:  A U.S. Postal Service supervisor who admitted stealing marijuana from a confiscated package has been sentenced to federal ...
U.S. Postal Inspection Service Case Management of Arrests

U.S. Postal Inspection Service Case Management of Arrests

Objective Our objective was to evaluate the U.S. Postal Inspection Service’s oversight of case management reporting requirements related to arrests ...
Andrew Ritchie Second Person To Be Charged With First-Degree Murder In Mail Carrier Jason Schaefer’s Death

Andrew Ritchie Second Person To Be Charged With First-Degree Murder In Mail Carrier Jason Schaefer’s Death

(CBS4) – A 34-year-old Loveland man who investigators believe wasn’t at the scene of the shooting of postal worker Jason Schaefer but is ...
USPS to roll out new computer tablets to supervisors and managers who work in first-line operations

USPS to roll out new computer tablets to supervisors and managers who work in first-line operations

The Postal Service is equipping supervisors and managers who work in first-line operations, transportation, in-plant support and maintenance with Elitebook X2 tablets ...
Postal Service held to unreasonable standards

Postal Service held to unreasonable standards

Over the past 246 years, there has been no greater bargain than the U.S. Postal Service, which for a few ...
Two Lawmakers Come Out Swinging Against Postal Banking Pilot Program

Two Lawmakers Come Out Swinging Against Postal Banking Pilot Program

On Friday, two Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to USPS Postmaster General Louis Dejoy ...
Rural Carrier in Greene County hit by vehicle, killed

Rural Carrier in Greene County hit by vehicle, killed

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A mail carrier in Greene County was hit by a vehicle and killed on Monday afternoon, ...
USPS mailer celebrates employees

USPS mailer celebrates employees

The Postal Service is generating holiday spirit with a direct mailing that highlights the important role its employees play during ...
Postal Service Vows to Win Over Republicans Angry About Banking Pilot

Postal Service Vows to Win Over Republicans Angry About Banking Pilot

Republican committee leaders say Louis DeJoy withheld information to keep the initiative secret. The U.S. Postal Service is promising to ...
Chief Postal Inspector Gary R. Barksdale has a message for Postal Service employees

Chief Postal Inspector Gary R. Barksdale has a message for Postal Service employees

Chief Postal Inspector Gary R. Barksdale has a message for Postal Service employees: Be careful out there. “To say the ...
US vaping industry looks for answers as Postal Service ends deliveries

US vaping industry looks for answers as Postal Service ends deliveries

The American e-vapor industry faces a major challenge that has nothing to do with selling to minors, concerns over health ...
Garbarino, Pascrell Introduce Postal Police Reform Act

Garbarino, Pascrell Introduce Postal Police Reform Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Andrew R. Garbarino (R-NY) recently introduced H.R. 5587, The Postal Police Reform Act. The bill would reverse a 2020 directive ...
Community works to raise money for family of postal worker shot, killed in Pittsburgh suburb

Community works to raise money for family of postal worker shot, killed in Pittsburgh suburb

ALLEGHENY COUNTY, Pa. — People helped raise money for the family of a postal worker shot and killed while on ...
DeJoy: Postal Service to add 45 facilities ahead of holiday season

DeJoy: Postal Service to add 45 facilities ahead of holiday season

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said that the United States Postal Service was going to add 45 extra facilities to handle more packages ...
Virginia Democrats sue USPS for delays that threaten to 'disenfranchise' voters

Virginia Democrats sue USPS for delays that threaten to ‘disenfranchise’ voters

The Virginia Democratic Party filed a lawsuit against the United States Postal Service (USPS) on Friday for allegedly failing to ...
US Postal Service Moves To Escape Facial Recognition Suit

US Postal Service Moves To Escape Facial Recognition Suit

Law360 (October 22, 2021, 6:46 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Postal Service is asking a D.C. federal judge to throw ...
GOP Reps. Cry Foul On Postal Service's Paycheck Pilot

GOP Reps. Cry Foul On Postal Service’s Paycheck Pilot

Law360 (October 22, 2021, 6:57 PM EDT) -- A pair of Republican congressmen raised alarms Friday about a U.S. Postal Service pilot ...
USPS vehicles used to collect data for geospatial project

USPS vehicles used to collect data for geospatial project

The Postal Service recently teamed with Ericsson, a leading information and communications technology provider, to collect geospatial radio spectrum data ...
Alleged killer’s friend tailed postal worker before fatal ambush

Alleged killer’s friend tailed postal worker before fatal ambush

Before a Colorado mail carrier was fatally shot on his route, he was tailed by a friend of the alleged killer ...
Postal Manager Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges

Postal Manager Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges

BOSTON – A U.S. Postal employee pleaded guilty today in connection with stealing mail believed to contain controlled substances. Shawn ...