It isn’t known how widespread the problem may be. But officials are focusing on the zip code of 60045, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
The inspector general’s office for the U.S. Postal Service said a resident found the undelivered mail in a trash bin on Thursday near the intersection of Drake and Thorndale.
Regular mail delivery is taken for granted by most people, but now there’s been a growing chorus of complaints from residential neighborhoods across the city to businesses in the Loop.
A former mailman who figured he needed the money more than “The Servants of Mary” was sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison on Tuesday, for stealing mail containing more than $275,000 in charity donations.
Officer Damien Bolden was off-duty but still helped nab a mail thief.
A former mail carrier has pleaded guilty to stealing $275,000 in donations that had been mailed to a charity on his route in west suburban Berwyn.
A check for a city vehicle sticker arrived in the mail Friday at Clerk Susana Mendoza’s office. It was mailed 26 years ago.
If you still mail a check to pay your bills, it’s going to take longer for them to get where they’re going starting in January.
Authorities have identified a prison inmate as the person allegedly responsible for sending a suspicious powder to the Grundy County courthouse last month.
You know the old saying about how snow will not keep postal carriers from their appointed rounds?
On Chicago’s South Side, someone’s been targeting mail carriers. As CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman learned, they’re stealing bundles of mail knowing some of it could have money or checks inside.
This is the busiest day of the year for post offices all across the country.
Forget to stash your liquids in your checked baggage. Now at O’Hare International Airport, you can mail them.