POSTAL NEWS

USPS begins annual awareness, safety campaign

USPS begins annual awareness, safety campaign

More than 5,800 Postal Service employees were attacked by dogs last year, an increase compared with 2019 that can be attributed to more people being home and more packages being delivered during the coronavirus pandemic ...
USPS Response “Wholly Inadequate” Said Rep. Ruppersberger, As Frustrations Rise With Baltimore-Area Delivery

USPS Response “Wholly Inadequate” Said Rep. Ruppersberger, As Frustrations Rise With Baltimore-Area Delivery

The congressman, who represents Maryland’s second district, said DeJoy’s response was a “litany of excuses, finger-pointing and faulty logic.” Ruppersberger ...
Body camera video reveals more about what led to shooting of mail carrier

Body camera video reveals more about what led to shooting of mail carrier

CLEVELAND (WJW)– The FOX 8 I-Team learned a dispute over a parking issue may have led to a postal carrier being shot. The ...
APWU issues new resources for Veterans

APWU issues new resources for Veterans

On June 7, the APWU posted three new resources compiled for APWU members who are Veterans of the Armed Services ...
Lubbock postal worker indicted for stealing more than $700 in gift cards, checks from mail

Lubbock postal worker indicted for stealing more than $700 in gift cards, checks from mail

LUBBOCK, Texas — A Lubbock postal worker was federally indicted Wednesday on two counts of Theft of Mail by a ...
New stamps will honor artist Emilio Sanchez

New stamps will honor artist Emilio Sanchez

The Postal Service will celebrate the works of acclaimed artist Emilio Sanchez with the release of four stamps on June ...
U.S. Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings

U.S. Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings

WASHINGTON, DC — More than 5,800 postal employees were attacked by dogs in the United States in 2020. From nips ...
USPS Service Performance Shows Continued Improvement Across First-Class Mail and Periodicals

USPS Service Performance Shows Continued Improvement Across First-Class Mail and Periodicals

WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service provided new service performance data today for the week of May 29 through ...
USPS defends slower mail to achieve more reliable delivery

USPS defends slower mail to achieve more reliable delivery

The Postal Service’s regulatory agency is in the final stretch of drafting an advisory opinion that, if favorable, would give ...
Union County Mail Carrier Charged with Making False Statements to Obtain Federal Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Union County Mail Carrier Charged with Making False Statements to Obtain Federal Workers’ Compensation Benefits

NEWARK, N.J. – A Union County, New Jersey, U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail carrier made her initial court appearance today ...
N.J. man admits he bribed postal worker to steal checks, credit cards from mail

N.J. man admits he bribed postal worker to steal checks, credit cards from mail

A Union County man pleaded guilty Wednesday to offering bribes to a U.S. Postal Service worker to steal checkbooks and ...
RedWave Technology Awarded $14M Purchase by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service to Help Protect the Nation’s Mail

RedWave Technology Awarded $14M Purchase by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service to Help Protect the Nation’s Mail

RedWave Technology, an innovative homeland security technology company, today announces the receipt of a $14M purchase order from the United ...
Former Postal Employee Charged with Delay of U.S. Mail

Former Postal Employee Charged with Delay of U.S. Mail

NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that MILES J. DUPERON, age 29, of Slidell, was charged on June 7, ...
Letter carrier robbed in Dayton; up to $20,000 reward offered to find armed suspect

Letter carrier robbed in Dayton; up to $20,000 reward offered to find armed suspect

Jun. 8—The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering up to $20,000 for anyone with information in the Monday evening armed ...
RI postal worker abducted at gunpoint by two masked men

RI postal worker abducted at gunpoint by two masked men

According to court documents, the letter carrier was abducted in Pawtucket at gunpoint on June 1 by two masked men, ...
USPS Issues Emergency Suspension of Post Office Locations as Telegraph Wildfire Spreads

USPS Issues Emergency Suspension of Post Office Locations as Telegraph Wildfire Spreads

Arizona's Telegraph wildfire continued to spread on Tuesday, prompting the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to temporarily shut down multiple locations ...
New Britain Man Charged with Theft of Government Property

New Britain Man Charged with Theft of Government Property

Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Joseph W. Cronin, Inspector in Charge of ...
Mail carrier stole, used Menard’s rebate check

Mail carrier stole, used Menard’s rebate check

A mail carrier in Wapello faces a theft charge after police say she stole a Menard’s credit voucher then used ...
USPS OIG - Marketers’ Perceptions of Informed Delivery and Informed Visibility

USPS OIG – Marketers’ Perceptions of Informed Delivery and Informed Visibility

June 8, 2021 (RISC-WP-21- 005) Mailers said Informed Delivery helps create brand awareness rather than measurable increases in sales.  Targeted communications efforts might help increase mailers’ awareness and adoption of Informed Delivery campaigns ...
Continuous Improvement helps promote automated guided vehicles

Continuous Improvement helps promote automated guided vehicles

Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are so effective at improving Postal Service plant operations that one employee is singing their praises ...
NPMHU-USPS Joint Contract Interpretation Manual (CIM) Version 5 Now Avaialble

NPMHU-USPS Joint Contract Interpretation Manual (CIM) Version 5 Now Avaialble

As provided for in Article 15, Section .3E of the National Agreement between the National Postal Mail Handlers Union and ...
USPIS will reward $ 50,000 for information after postal worker is shot

USPIS will reward $ 50,000 for information after postal worker is shot

The United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS) has increased the compensation of those who provided information to police and arrested ...