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Mail Theft

Every American knows the name of the agency that delivers their mail: the U.S. Postal Service reaches every home and business in the country. The vast majority of mail arrives intact, but thieves persist in their efforts to steal it.

Postal Inspectors use proven remedes to address the problem. They team with Postal Service officials to implement security strategies thieves dislike. You can help:

Report mail theft or report suspected identity theft.

Quick References

How to Protect Against Thieves

Follow These Steps to Protect Your Mail

File a Mail Theft Complaint

Report False Change of Address

Report Vandalism