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A Highland Park resident says these stills from surveillance video footage show his mail being thrown from a Postal Service van. (Photo courtesy: Christian Riley)

Video: Postal Service Worker Seen Throwing Package In Drive-By Delivery

A Highland Park resident says a surveillance camera caught a U.S. Postal Service worker driving by her home and tossing a package over her fence without ever stopping.

04/07/2014

Police suspect these two of stealing mail from apartment buildings around Studio City. (credit: CBS)

Alleged Mail Thieves Caught On Apartment Building Surveillance Video

Authorities believe the duo may be using a Postal Service master key to gain access to buildings and mailboxes.

01/12/2014

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$3.1M Will Be Returned To Victims Of MoneyGram Scheme

Over 1,200 residents in Los Angeles were expected to receive checks in the mail starting Tuesday courtesy of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.

12/17/2013

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Van Nuys Man Indicted In Federal Child Pornography Case

A Van Nuys man was indicted Tuesday for allegedly possessing child pornography.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/11/2013

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USPS: LA Is America’s Worst City For Dog Attacks On Mail Carriers

The U.S. Postal Service says Los Angeles was the worst city in America for dog attacks on letter carriers last year, and it urged pet owners to help reduce the attacks.

05/15/2013

U.S. Postal Service Has Busiest Day Of The Year As Holidays Approach

U.S. Postmaster General Announces End Of Saturday Mail Delivery

The postmaster general announced Wednesday that the United States Postal Service intends to end first-class Saturday mail delivery the week of Aug. 5.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2013

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Widow Of Postal Worker Killed On Duty Wants Justice, Policy Changes

A Lawndale widow Wednesday night demanded justice for her husband, who was killed while delivering U.S. mail by a man driving a “bandit” taxi without a driver’s license.

04/18/2012

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WeHo Launches Anti-’Door Spam’ Effort To Keep Away Unwanted Ads

The bilingual “Stop Door Spam” campaign will provide residents with placards telling advertisers to stay way from their home.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/09/2012

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USPS Expects Monday To Be The Busiest Shipping Day Of The Year

If you’re sending cards or gifts Monday, be sure to pack your patience for what is expected to be the busiest mailing day of the year for the United States Postal Service.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2011

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FedEx Says Monday Will Be Its Busiest Shipping Day Ever

If you’re one of the millions of Angelenos who took advantage of Cyber Monday deals this year, your gifts should be arriving soon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2011

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Bankruptcy Threat Forces US Postal Service To Cut Next-Day Delivery In 2012

It could be the last Christmas for first-class mail here in the Southland.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/05/2011

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USPS ‘More Obsolete’? Red Ink To Close Post Offices, End Saturday Mail

The Postal Service has announced plans to close more than half of the mail processing facilities in the country — including three here in the Southland.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/15/2011

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2 Women, 1 Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Check Fraud In El Monte

Two women and a man were arrested on suspicion of check fraud Thursday, according to El Monte police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/08/2011

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Video Catches Burglars Making Off With Resident’s Mail

Police Wednesday released a security video of two men seen attempting to burglarize a home in Westwood, but only got away with the resident’s mail.

08/31/2011

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Residents Warned Of Scam Involving Fake Readers Digest ‘Prize Winnings’

An official-looking letter claiming the recipient has won $500,000 has been distributed nationwide with a fraudulent “check” in the amount of $5,000 from Readers Digest.

08/01/2011

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