U.S. Postal Service

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, U.S. Postal Service Employee, Rashayna Seney Charged with Embezzlement Through Postal Money Orders

BOSTON, Ms. – A U.S. Postal Service (USPS) employee was charged yesterday in federal court in Boston with embezzling over $18,000. Rashayna Seney, 25, of Randolph, was charged in an Information with one count of embezzlement and theft of public money, property or records. According to the charging document, Seney began working for USPS around … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, U.S. Postal Service Employee, Rashayna Seney Charged with Embezzlement Through Postal Money Orders

WASHINGTON | Leaders start shutdown talks after Trump eases wall threat

WASHINGTON— The Senate’s top Republican and Democratic leaders began negotiating Tuesday after the White House indicated President Donald Trump does not want a federal government shutdown over his demand for $5 billion for a border wall with Mexico. During a meeting on Capitol Hill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell proposed $1.6 billion for border fencing, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Leaders start shutdown talks after Trump eases wall threat

Alabama News: Four Postal Employees Indicted for Various Crimes in Connection with the Distribution of Marijuana

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that four employees of the United States Postal Service were indicted for various crimes in connection with the distribution of marijuana. On November 27, 2018, Unterria J. Rogers, a 33 year old resident of Mobile was indicted in two cases … Continue reading Alabama News: Four Postal Employees Indicted for Various Crimes in Connection with the Distribution of Marijuana

Connecticut News: Guilford Contractor, MARCEL VAN WOLVELAERD Sentenced to Prison for Submitting False Claims to the U.S. Postal Service

Connecticut – John H, Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Steven Stuller, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General, announced that MARCEL VAN WOLVELAERD, 63, of Guilford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson in Hartford to six months of imprisonment, … Continue reading Connecticut News: Guilford Contractor, MARCEL VAN WOLVELAERD Sentenced to Prison for Submitting False Claims to the U.S. Postal Service

Ohio News: Three men from Northeast Ohio, including two former U.S. Postal Service employees, were sentenced to prison for their roles in the armed robbery of postal carrier

Ohio – Three men from Northeast Ohio, including two former U.S. Postal Service employees, were sentenced to prison for their roles in the armed robbery of a postal carrier in which they were trying to steal packages containing marijuana. Cortez Anderson, 29, of Oakwood Village, was sentenced to more than nine years in prison. Jabar … Continue reading Ohio News: Three men from Northeast Ohio, including two former U.S. Postal Service employees, were sentenced to prison for their roles in the armed robbery of postal carrier

Connecticut News: Two Individuals Charged with Cashing Over $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Matthew Modafferi, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Postal Service, Office of Inspector General, today announced that, on September 18, 2018, a federal grand jury in New Haven returned a five-count indictment charging JAMES LEBEL, 40, of no certain address, … Continue reading Connecticut News: Two Individuals Charged with Cashing Over $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders

President Trump goes after a favorite target, Amazon

NEW YORK /March 29, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump took another shot at Amazon.com Thursday, tweeting that the online retailer pays “little or no taxes” and that it uses the U.S. Postal Service as “their Delivery Boy.” Trump’s frustrations with Amazon are no surprise. He has accused the company of not paying enough taxes … Continue reading President Trump goes after a favorite target, Amazon

Another explosion rocks Texas capital and injures woman

AUSTIN, Texas /March 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Investigators believe a package bomb that killed a teenager and wounded a woman in Austin on Monday is linked to a similar bombing that killed a man elsewhere in the city this month, and they’re considering whether race was a factor because all of the victims were black. … Continue reading Another explosion rocks Texas capital and injures woman

Postal regulators move to let stamp prices jump higher

WASHINGTON/December 1, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Seeking to bolster the ailing U.S. Postal Service, federal regulators moved on Friday to allow bigger jumps to stamp prices beyond the rate of inflation, a move that could eventually add millions more dollars to companies’ shipping rates and consumer costs. The Postal Regulatory Commission announced the decision as part … Continue reading Postal regulators move to let stamp prices jump higher