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 ...
Family Of Postal Worker Shot In Elk Grove Village Meets Family Who Helped Save His Life

Family Of Postal Worker Shot In Elk Grove Village Meets Family Who Helped Save His Life

CHICAGO (CBS) — A postal worker is in the hospital with a long recovery ahead, but his father is out thanking ...
The FSS Slows, and the Red Ink Flows

The FSS Slows, and the Red Ink Flows

For the third year in a row, productivity of the U.S. Postal Service's Flats Sequencing System declined in 2018 – ...
Congressman to introduce bill that would require U.S. Postal Service to have AC in mail trucks

Congressman to introduce bill that would require U.S. Postal Service to have AC in mail trucks

Six months after a mail carrier died in her truck on a searing day in the San Fernando Valley, Rep ...
2018 Postal Vehicle fires

2018 Postal Vehicle fires

These are stats for postal vehicle fires so far in 2018.  Keep in mind if it wasn't reported to the ...
USPS IG clears conservative group of wrongdoing in Spanberger file release

USPS IG clears conservative group of wrongdoing in Spanberger file release

The U.S. Postal Service inspector general officially cleared a prominent conservative research group of any wrongdoing for getting its hands on ...
Michael Kubayanda Confirmed as Commissioner for Postal Regulatory Commission

Michael Kubayanda Confirmed as Commissioner for Postal Regulatory Commission

On January 2, the Senate voice vote confirmed Michael Kubayanda as Commissioner of the Postal Regulatory Commission. Kubayanda was appointed ...
New Year Message from APWU President Dimondstein

New Year Message from APWU President Dimondstein

APWU President Mark Dimondstein's 2019 New Year message to members ...
2018 Tax Information: Form W-2 Wage and Tax Statement; Form 1099

2018 Tax Information: Form W-2 Wage and Tax Statement; Form 1099

General Form W-2 Information If an employee has earnings from more than one state or locality, a separate Form W-2 will be ...
USPS shifts gears to handle unwanted gifts

USPS shifts gears to handle unwanted gifts

With peak season over, the Postal Service is now handling the rush of customers returning holiday gifts through the mail ...
Goleta postal facility focus of federal investigation

Goleta postal facility focus of federal investigation

GOLETA, Calif. - It may come as a surprise to some but one area not impacted by the shutdown is ...
Investigation Underway: Postal Worker Caught on Camera Flinging Deliveries into Puddles of Water

Investigation Underway: Postal Worker Caught on Camera Flinging Deliveries into Puddles of Water

Cold, soaking wet deliveries have landed a North Texas postal worker in hot water. A Fort Worth woman says she ...
Search on for gun, and motive, in shooting of postal worker

Search on for gun, and motive, in shooting of postal worker

Investigators Thursday continued to search for the gun used in the New Year's Eve shooting of a mail carrier in ...
Houston mail carrier accused of pepper-spraying barking dog charged with animal cruelty

Houston mail carrier accused of pepper-spraying barking dog charged with animal cruelty

A United States Postal Service mail carrier accused of pepper-spraying a barking dog near Baytown is now facing criminal charges, ...
Ruling Could Result in Higher Shipping Costs for Online Sellers

Ruling Could Result in Higher Shipping Costs for Online Sellers

Online sellers could face higher shipping costs as a result of today’s ruling by the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC), which ...
Former Postal Service employee sentenced for misappropriation of funds

Former Postal Service employee sentenced for misappropriation of funds

Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. - A former U.S. Postal Service employee was sentenced today after pleading guilty to misappropriation of ...
Fire crews extinguish mail truck that went up in flames in Dunstable

Fire crews extinguish mail truck that went up in flames in Dunstable

DUNSTABLE, MASS. (WHDH) - Fire crews extinguished a mail truck that went up in flames in a driveway in Dunstable, ...
Wyden, Blumenauer reintroduce vote-by-mail bill

Wyden, Blumenauer reintroduce vote-by-mail bill

WASHINGTON - Oregon Senator Ron Wyden and Rep. Earl Blumenauer on Thursday reintroduced their bill to expand Oregon-style vote-by-mail nationwide ...
Want a copy of the Postal Service’s 2019 payroll schedule?

Want a copy of the Postal Service’s 2019 payroll schedule?

Want a copy of the Postal Service’s 2019 payroll schedule? The calendar images that accompany this article show the 26 ...
PRC Adopts Final Rules on Minimum Contribution of Competitive Products to Institutional Cost

PRC Adopts Final Rules on Minimum Contribution of Competitive Products to Institutional Cost

Washington, DC – Today the Postal Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued Order No. 4963 adopting final rules concerning the appropriate share of institutional costs ...
Amazon Driver Delivers One Package, Steals Another Package Delivered By USPS

Amazon Driver Delivers One Package, Steals Another Package Delivered By USPS

A Pennsylvania homeowner has claimed this surveillance video shows an Amazon delivery person dropping off a package at his door, ...
Man arrested in attempted sexual assault of postal worker

Man arrested in attempted sexual assault of postal worker

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested a man they say tried to sexually assault a postal worker in Philadelphia's West ...