POSTAL NEWS

Bay Area postal worker sentenced to federal probation in bank fraud, marijuana theft cases

Bay Area postal worker sentenced to federal probation in bank fraud, marijuana theft cases

A Bay Area woman whom prosecutors say “abused her position of trust as a United States Postal Service employee” to steal marijuana from packages and joined her brother in a $99,700 fraud scheme avoided additional jail time at a sentencing hearing this week ...
NPMHU - RI-399 Update- Monetary Payment Criteria Finalized

NPMHU – RI-399 Update- Monetary Payment Criteria Finalized

On June 26, 2018, the NPMHU, the APWU and the United States Postal Service executed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding ...
USPS Semi slides off I-65 at north split, driver taken to hospital

USPS Semi slides off I-65 at north split, driver taken to hospital

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - A semi driver is in the hospital after an overnight crash on I-65 near the south split ...
USPS reminds employees of the zero tolerance policy regarding workplace threats and violence.

USPS reminds employees of the zero tolerance policy regarding workplace threats and violence.

USPS is reminding employees that the organization has a zero tolerance policy regarding workplace threats and violence. The Postal Service ...
Horror stories at the Carmel Post Office

Horror stories at the Carmel Post Office

CARMEL – Carmel’s new postmaster Zareh Guekjian got an earful Thursday when dozens of irate consumers complained bitterly about shoddy ...
Is the Postal Service Effectively Managing the Postal Uniform Allowance Program?

Is the Postal Service Effectively Managing the Postal Uniform Allowance Program?

Using the Uniform Allowance Program enables the Postal Service to simplify the purchasing process for its 300,000 plus employees. Eligible ...
Greene named Postal Service’s controller and vice president

Greene named Postal Service’s controller and vice president

Cara Greene has been named the Postal Service’s controller and vice president, a position she has held on an acting basis ...
6,000-Image Shared Child Porn Collection Gets Postal Worker 2½-Year Minimum Prison Term

6,000-Image Shared Child Porn Collection Gets Postal Worker 2½-Year Minimum Prison Term

Kevin M. Groeger, 64, of Carteret, was sentenced Friday to five years behind bars. He also must register as a ...
Stamps.com being sued over ending USPS partnership

Stamps.com being sued over ending USPS partnership

Stamps.com misled investors about the sustainability of its business, which depended on its abuse of a USPS resale program, a ...
Treasury To Take ‘Extraordinary Measures’ as U.S. Hits Debt Ceiling Saturday

Treasury To Take ‘Extraordinary Measures’ as U.S. Hits Debt Ceiling Saturday

The federal government will hit its borrowing limit on Saturday, but the Treasury Department is prepared to take its usual ...
USPS defenses against OSHA citation rejected

USPS defenses against OSHA citation rejected

An administrative law judge of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission has rejected two defenses put forth by the ...
Man accused of mailing suspicious powder to Utica Federal Building

Man accused of mailing suspicious powder to Utica Federal Building

A Hyde Park man faces federal charges for allegedly mailing envelopes containing a white powder to federal offices in New ...
USPS honors Women's Achievements during Women's History month

USPS honors Women’s Achievements during Women’s History month

Women’s History Month begins Friday, March 1. The annual observance, which traces its roots to the early 1980s, honors the ...
USPS Northeast Area gets new leader

USPS Northeast Area gets new leader

Eric Chavez has been named Northeast Area’s vice president, a position that oversees 90,000 employees in a region that encompasses ...
Dallas postal worker killed by son with machete

Dallas postal worker killed by son with machete

Dallas police have arrested a man suspected of killing two people Sunday afternoon after he admitted to striking two people ...
Mail Thieves Use Sticky Tactics to Snag Personal Information

Mail Thieves Use Sticky Tactics to Snag Personal Information

Some postal customers in Lake Highlands have reported a rather sticky situation after realizing that the big blue collection boxes ...
They Protected Us. Now It’s Our Turn to Protect Veterans From Scams.

They Protected Us. Now It’s Our Turn to Protect Veterans From Scams.

This year, National Consumer Protection Week runs from March 3–9, 2019. Once more, the focus is on veterans as the ...
Spurned by USPS’ denial to end exclusivity agreement, Stamps.com takes its ball and goes elsewhere

Spurned by USPS’ denial to end exclusivity agreement, Stamps.com takes its ball and goes elsewhere

For nearly 20 years, the U.S. Postal Service and Stamps.com (NASDAQ:STMP) had a fruitful marriage of convenience. As a USPS-approved ...
Struthers man accused of stalking letter carrier

Struthers man accused of stalking letter carrier

STRUTHERS, Ohio - A Struthers man is in jail, accused of stalking a letter carrier as she walked her route ...
USPS exploring idea of self-driving mail trucks

USPS exploring idea of self-driving mail trucks

Could we see self driving mail trucks in the future? The U.S. Postal Service put out a request for information ...
Return to sender: Aging mail trucks bursting into flames

Return to sender: Aging mail trucks bursting into flames

NORTH HAVEN — A mail truck that burst into flames Wednesday at a Washington Avenue gas station is the latest ...
Man gunned down after answering knock at door by attacker dressed as a postal worker

Man gunned down after answering knock at door by attacker dressed as a postal worker

A man was fatally shot when he opened the door to his Queens home — and surveillance footage shows his ...