Postmaster General Recognizes Veterans

Postmaster General Recognizes Veterans

To mark Veterans Day, USPS is distributing lapel pins to employees who served in the armed forces. The following message is from PMG Megan J. Brennan: USPS News Link – 11/08/17 – Veterans Day provides our nation with the opportunity to recognize brave patriots — courageous individuals including the veterans employed throughout our organization. They […]

USPS Selects Lockheed Martin to provide Enhanced Package Processing System

OWEGO, N.Y., Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been selected by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to provide next generation package processing systems. The Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract, with a maximum potential value of $215 million, will provide up to 10 Enhanced Package Processing Systems (EPPS) which are capable of automatically separating mail pieces, […]

Former postal supervisor from Akron sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a kilo of methamphetamine out of the mail

Former postal supervisor from Akron sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a kilo of methamphetamine out of the mail

11/07/17 – Two former U.S. Postal employees were sentenced to prison for stealing packages containing marijuana from the U.S. mail and then selling the drugs, said U.S. Attorney Justin E. Herdman. Rabih Kairouz, 29, of Akron, was sentenced to 37 months in prison. Scott Gay, Jr., 33, of Canton, was sentenced to six months incarceration […]

Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Fraud-ID Theft with Florida USPS Letter Carrier

Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Fraud-ID Theft with Florida USPS Letter Carrier

West Palm Beach Man Sentenced for Conspiring with his brother, a United States Postal Service Letter Carrier, to Commit Access Device Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft 11/03/17 – A West Palm Beach man was sentenced to 54 months in prison for conspiring with his brother, a United States Postal Service letter carrier, to commit access device […]

Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail

Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail

Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail PITTSBURGH – 11/02/17 – A resident of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of Opening of Mail by Postal Employee, Acting United States Attorney Soo C. Song announced today. The two-count indictment named Ronald Wojcik, 38, of Tarentum, PA, as […]

Postal Service Previews Alzheimer’s Semipostal Fundraising Stamp Image

Postal Service Previews Alzheimer’s Semipostal Fundraising Stamp Image

WASHINGTON — 11/02/17 – The U.S. Postal Service previewed the image of the Alzheimer’s Semipostal fundraising stamp today It also announced the stamp will be dedicated at 10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 30 at Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center Atrium, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224. Available nationwide Nov. 30, the […]

Statement from Postmaster General on Board of Governors nominations

Statement from Postmaster General on Board of Governors nominations

October 27, 2017 “We are pleased that the Administration has announced its intent to nominate candidates for the United States Postal Service’s Board of Governors. The public interest and the Postal Service are best served by a fully constituted Board made up of well-qualified individuals with diverse perspectives and experience. We urge the Senate to confirm […]