Federal Grand Jury Indicts Eight Individuals Charged In a $158 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Eight Individuals Charged In a $158 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

DALLAS – An indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Dallas this week, and unsealed today, charges eight individuals with offenses related to their participation in a health care fraud scheme, announced John Parker, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas. The defendants charged are:      Jamshid Noryian, aka “James Noryian,” 59, of Austin      […]

Postal Service Responds To The Hill Op-ed On PRC 10-Year Review

Postal Service Responds To The Hill Op-ed On PRC 10-Year Review

USPS – 3/23/17 – While the U.S. Postal Service welcomes constructive dialog surrounding the Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) 10-year review of the pricing system for market-dominant products, we cannot let false and irresponsible claims made by several mailing industry leaders in a recent The Hill op-ed go unchallenged. Although we remain optimistic about our future with continued […]

Video: Bakersfield man faces federal charges for postal mail theft

Video: Bakersfield man faces federal charges for postal mail theft

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — After a months-long investigation, a federal grand jury has indicted a Bakersfield man for mail theft. Jason Geiser, 36, faces eight counts. Court documents show repeated theft incidents while officers investigated Geiser. Justice Department release below: Bakersfield Man Charged with Multiple Counts of U.S. Postal Theft and Possession of 15 or More […]

NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review

NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review

NALC – 3/23/17 – The Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) required 10-year review of the way the U.S. Postal Service sets its prices for postage and postal products is underway, with NALC making an official submission to the agency before the public comment window closed on March 20. Chief among NALC’s recommendations is that the PRC […]

Ex-postal worker admits scamming $1.2 million in federal benefits

Ex-postal worker admits scamming $1.2 million in federal benefits

BUFFALO, N.Y. – 3/23/17 – A former U.S. Postal Service worker in western New York has pleaded guilty to scamming the federal government out of more than $1.2 million in benefits. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 59-year-old Richard Klaffka, of Holland, pleaded guilty Wednesday to wire fraud. Prosecutors say his 62-year-old wife, Cathleen, admitted to […]