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Tuscumbia man pleads guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping for holding postal worker at knifepoint

Tuscumbia man pleads guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping for holding postal worker at knifepoint

TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (WAFF) - A 50-year-old man accused of holding a postal worker at knifepoint is facing a 15-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping ...
West Sacramento Postal Worker Sentenced To 6 Months In Prison For Stealing Packages Containing Drugs

West Sacramento Postal Worker Sentenced To 6 Months In Prison For Stealing Packages Containing Drugs

WEST SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A West Sacramento postal employee was sentenced to six months in prison for embezzling packages containing ...
Maryland USPS worker with COVID-19 says recent outbreak is causing mail delays

Maryland USPS worker with COVID-19 says recent outbreak is causing mail delays

BALTIMORE — Baltimore USPS customers may be experiencing mail delays due to a recent COVID-19 outbreak among Maryland postal employees ...
Heritage Breeds Live on in New Forever Stamps

Heritage Breeds Live on in New Forever Stamps

What: With unique traits, versatility and adaptability, heritage livestock breeds return us to our agricultural roots. The U.S. Postal Service ...
Fly flags at half staff to honor the Indianapolis shooting victims

Fly flags at half staff to honor the Indianapolis shooting victims

President Joe Biden has ordered U.S. flags flown at half-staff to honor the victims of this week’s mass shooting in Indianapolis. Flags ...
Staten Island postal worker beaten to ground by strangers while delivering mail

Staten Island postal worker beaten to ground by strangers while delivering mail

A postal worker delivering mail on Staten Island was beaten to the ground by two men and a woman, police ...
USPS Should Outsource More Post Offices and Request Subsidies, IG Says

USPS Should Outsource More Post Offices and Request Subsidies, IG Says

Postal management said only it was "eager to consider" proposals to get the agency out of the red. The U.S ...
Woman arrested after stealing postal truck from worker delivering mail

Woman arrested after stealing postal truck from worker delivering mail

DETROIT -- A postal worker was assaulted Wednesday and a woman is in custody after she allegedly stole a U.S ...
Hartford Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Assaulting USPS Employee

Hartford Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Assaulting USPS Employee

Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DEMORSE KELLEY, 39, of Hartford, was ...
Stamp Out Hunger Food drive goes online

Stamp Out Hunger Food drive goes online

The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) won’t hold its annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive as planned this year, ...
Fort Lee spending $180K to preserve art murals as new post office opens next month

Fort Lee spending $180K to preserve art murals as new post office opens next month

FORT LEE —  A new ADA-compliant post office — part of a $30 million downtown revitalization project — is completed and ...
U.S. Senate panel to consider Biden Postal Board nominees April 22

U.S. Senate panel to consider Biden Postal Board nominees April 22

The U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee will hold an April 22 hearing on President Joe Biden's three ...
Postal truck fire - Washingtonville, NY

Postal truck fire – Washingtonville, NY

While on standby in Chester, Washingtonville and Monroe units operated at this vehicle fire. Posted by Washingtonville Fire Department on Saturday, ...
Postal employee in Omaha pleads guilty to stealing mail

Postal employee in Omaha pleads guilty to stealing mail

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former U.S. Postal Service employee in Omaha has admitted to stealing gift cards and cash ...
Reward up to $10K in investigation of USPS truck theft on Monday night

Reward up to $10K in investigation of USPS truck theft on Monday night

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A reward of up to $10,000 is offered by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service following the Monday ...
Suspects sought in armed robberies of letter carriers

Suspects sought in armed robberies of letter carriers

OAKLAND — Law enforcement officials with the United States Postal Service asked for residents’ help in solving a series of ...
NALC - New pay rates implemented

NALC – New pay rates implemented

On April 10, all city letter carriers began earning their new pay rates in accordance with the 2019 National Agreement ...
Former Local NALC Union Vice President Indicted for Operating Overtime Kickback Scheme in the Allentown Post Office

Former Local NALC Union Vice President Indicted for Operating Overtime Kickback Scheme in the Allentown Post Office

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Joseph Whitbeck, 55, of Tamaqua, PA, was charged by ...
Two USPS OIG Audits on delayed mail at Processing and Distribution Centers

Two USPS OIG Audits on delayed mail at Processing and Distribution Centers

Delayed Mail at the Lehigh Valley, PA, Processing and Distribution Center We were unable to determine all of the causes ...
Asian USPS worker stabbed, violently robbed in San Francisco

Asian USPS worker stabbed, violently robbed in San Francisco

The victim, first identified by KGO reporter Dion Lim, is Chi Ling Lee, a 53-year-old USPS employee. Brutal images, apparently taken ...
U.S. Postal Service truck overturns in Greene County Ohio

U.S. Postal Service truck overturns in Greene County Ohio

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after a U.S.P.S mail truck overturned on a Greene County road on Wednesday ...