POSTAL NEWS

Emergency Federal Employee Leave (EFEL) updates for postal workers

Emergency Federal Employee Leave (EFEL) updates for postal workers

On May 7, all employees who requested and were conditionally approved for EFEL from March 11 through May 3 will be sent the attached letter to their address of record outlining the documentation required for their EFEL request(s) ...
Berkeley police arrest postal carrier over alleged threats

Berkeley police arrest postal carrier over alleged threats

BERKELEY — A United States Postal Service letter carrier was arrested over the weekend after an exchange with a resident ...
Medical Emergency Leads USPS Driver To Crash Truck In San Francisco

Medical Emergency Leads USPS Driver To Crash Truck In San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A U.S. Postal Service truck crashed in to several cars near Aquatic Park on Tuesday ...
Merrillville Duo Convicted After A Four Day Jury Trial

Merrillville Duo Convicted After A Four Day Jury Trial

HAMMOND –James Caffey, age 28 and Tanisha Banks, age 38, of Merrillville, Indiana were both convicted on January 28, 2019 ...
Video: PMG Brennen addresses peak season, other topics

Video: PMG Brennen addresses peak season, other topics

In her latest “Business Focus” video, Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan discusses the recent peak delivery season, the importance of understanding ...
Michael M. Kubayanda Sworn In As PRC Commissioner

Michael M. Kubayanda Sworn In As PRC Commissioner

Washington, DC – The Postal Regulatory Commission today announced that Michael M. Kubayanda has been sworn into office as a Commissioner ...
More Mail Trucks Burn Up; Letter Carriers Union Issues Warning

More Mail Trucks Burn Up; Letter Carriers Union Issues Warning

As more mail trucks burn up, the national labor union for letter carriers has issued a new warning about fires ...
Hampton man who worked as mail carrier took bribes to deliver marijuana

Hampton man who worked as mail carrier took bribes to deliver marijuana

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- A man who worked as a U.S. Postal Service mail carrier in Hampton will spend one ...
Video explains recent USPS price changes

Video explains recent USPS price changes

A new Postal Service video explains the price changes that took effect Jan. 27. The changes raised Mailing Services product prices approximately ...
Electric Drive Vendor Exits $6.3 Billion Mail Truck Program

Electric Drive Vendor Exits $6.3 Billion Mail Truck Program

There are new delays, and one bidder has exited the U.S. Postal Service’s program to replace its aging fleet of ...
Postal Inspection Service accepting applications

Postal Inspection Service accepting applications

The Postal Inspection Service is continuing to hire. The agency will accept applications for postal inspector positions from Monday, Jan ...
Postal Service Pays $4.9 Million to Settle Case Over Child Killed by Truck

Postal Service Pays $4.9 Million to Settle Case Over Child Killed by Truck

A suit in U.S. District Court over an accident in which a U.S. Postal Service vehicle killed a two-year-old, Chacon v ...
Riviera Beach PD officer crashes car into USPS mail truck

Riviera Beach PD officer crashes car into USPS mail truck

According to an inspector with USPS, the mail truck was turning into the post office on Congress Avenue in Riviera ...
State police investigating accident involving a U.S. mail truck

State police investigating accident involving a U.S. mail truck

State police have responded to the scene of an accident in Alsace Township involving a U.S. Postal Service mail truck ...
Postal watchdog appeals PRC decision approving five-cent increase in Forever stamps

Postal watchdog appeals PRC decision approving five-cent increase in Forever stamps

In recent years, January has brought Americans a celebration of a new year, thrilling National Football League playoff games, and ...
Town of Washington loses bid to keep its historic Post Office

Town of Washington loses bid to keep its historic Post Office

The U.S. Postal Service says a final decision has been issued to relocate the Washington Post Office into a new ...
Video shows woman lead police on chase in stolen mail truck

Video shows woman lead police on chase in stolen mail truck

RATON, N.M. (KRQE) - New video shows a woman leading police on a dramatic chase in a stolen mail truck ...
Colorado Springs mail carrier recognized for helping woman who fell while walking dog

Colorado Springs mail carrier recognized for helping woman who fell while walking dog

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A Colorado Springs mail carrier is being recognized for his heroic delivery. In October, Rockrimmon letter ...
Postal Service officials put on notice for Tallahassee's poor mail delivery service

Postal Service officials put on notice for Tallahassee’s poor mail delivery service

United States Postal Service officials arrived Friday at U.S. Rep. Al Lawson's Tallahassee office with a stack of customer complaints ...
Postal truck catches fire in Steele Creek

Postal truck catches fire in Steele Creek

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A US Postal truck caught fire on Saturday afternoon, resulting in destruction of the vehicle as ...
Postal workers union reports continued neglect of Albuquerque postal facilities

Postal workers union reports continued neglect of Albuquerque postal facilities

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The American Postal Workers Union has some strong words for the United States Postal Service. In ...
Gregory the great - Tap-dancing icon to appear on stamp

Gregory the great – Tap-dancing icon to appear on stamp

Gregory Hines is dancing his way onto America’s mail. The Postal Service will release a stamp Monday, Jan. 28, honoring ...