Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Hmmm? Suspicious letter at Fort Meyers comes back negative for harmful substance, but something made those 11 marines feel sick

11 get sick from suspicious letter at Arlington Marine base

"... letter is at an FBI lab in Quantico, Virginia right now for further testing. Law enforcement officials did field tests on the letter on Tuesday and they all came back negative for harmful substances. It's clear something made those 11 marines feel sick when one of them opened the letter sent to joint base Fort Myers-Henderson Hall just a couple miles from the Pentagon. CNN is reporting those who fell ill complained of burning hands and faces and one of them had a nosebleed ..."   

Reference: www.abc2news.com

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

USPS Finally Starts Notifying You by Mail If Someone is Scanning Your Snail Mail Online

USPS Finally Starts Notifying You by Mail If Someone is Scanning Your Snail Mail Online

"... The USPS recently told this publication that beginning Feb. 16 it started alerting all households by mail whenever anyone signs up to receive these scanned notifications of mail delivered to that address. The notification program, dubbed “Informed Delivery,” includes a scan of the front of each envelope destined for a specific address each day ..."   

Reference: krebsonsecurity.com

Monday, February 26, 2018

USPS mail service in Ypsilanti blasted by hundreds at town meeting

USPS mail service in Ypsilanti blasted by hundreds at town meeting

"... More than 300 unhappy residents attended, complaining of haphazard deliveries that arrived days late, threatening their health and family finances when carriers failed to deliver prescription drugs and pension checks. As well, many said their mailboxes have been damaged or destroyed by carriers’ trucks, that telephone complaint lines were never answered and that postal managers were rude ..."   

Reference: www.freep.com

Thursday, February 8, 2018

‘Chuck the Sniffer’ and Postal Supervisor Involved in theft of marijuana from mailed packages

Postal Service supervisor pleads guilty in theft of marijuana from mailed packages

"... A U.S. Postal Service supervisor admitted Monday to participating in a scheme with another employee known as “Chuck the Sniffer” to stealing marijuana from packages at the mail sorting facility in Tulsa ..."   

Reference: www.tulsaworld.com

Sunday, February 4, 2018

‘Pow, pow, pow:’ Witness fires gun, thwarting attempted sex assault; mail carrier involved

‘Pow, pow, pow:’ Witness fires gun, thwarting attempted sex assault; mail carrier involved

"... FOX6 News has been told United States Postal Inspectors are also involved in the investigation, because a mail carrier was involved. Neighbors said they heard the gunfire and saw the mail carrier crawling to her postal vehicle ..."   

Reference: fox6now.com