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Owen County auditor arrested
Indiana Daily Student
Child predator sting in Lackawanna County
Three arrested in string of Elk Grove mail thefts
Ringleader in Tampa tax refund scam gets 10 years
SWAT raids registered sex offender's home
Couple sentenced for stealing mail in Texas
In Forney
Albany man pleads guilty to lottery scheme
Times Union
Owner of tax preparation business arrested in $600,000 tax fraud scheme
eNews Park Forest
$50K reward offered in robbery of postal worker in Compton
My News LA
Man gets 365 months in prison for child exploitation
Little Elm Journal
Florida victim helps catch mail thief on video
Former Plymouth finance director arrested, charged with embezzlement

Coaldale man faces child exploitation charges
Republican Herald
Perfect job turns out to be perfect scam
Postal Inspectors offer reward for carrier assault
Man admits fleecing investors out of $5 million
Post Office in Republic robbed
Uniontown Herald Standard
Beachwood woman admits role in heroin ring
Berkeley Patch
Montco couple arrested for fraud
$5K reward for Post Office arson tips
Daily Times Herald
Ex-youth soccer coach admits buying child exploitation images
Holiday package theft on the rise
Time Warner Cable News
Brother allegedly steals almost $1 million from sibling
Democrat and Chronicle
Man sentenced for using stolen IDs
Essex News Daily
’Tis the season for...stealing?
ABC 13 News Now
Flint woman's fraud earns federal sentence
Bullard News
Mail theft ring in Santa Barbara County
Irvington man ordered to pay back $1.2 million
Postal Inspectors investigating mail thefts
Victorville Daily Press
Former councilman, prison guard sentenced for child exploitation
Justice Department Orders Shut Down of ‘Psychic’ Mail Fraud Schemes
FTC shuts down huge medical alert scam targeting seniors
Daily Finance
Man receives five-year prison sentence for unemployment fraud
eNews Park Forest
Former Lorain teacher sentenced on child exploitation charges
The Chronicle-Telegram
90-year-old sends thousands of dollars to unknown caller
Gulfstream accountant held in $8.5M theft scheme
ABC News
Maine man who sent cyanide knew it was for use in a suicide
Press Herald
Upson man among 18 arrested for child exploitation
Thomaston Times
Three sentenced, two indicted in tax fraud, ID theft
Pensacola News Journal
Why is it so hard to stop fake newspaper invoices?
Dallas Morning News
20-Month Probe Nets 22 Arrests for Bank Fraud
Rockland County Times
Suspects charged in Costa Rican telemarketing fraud
eNews Park Forest
New York man sentenced to 42 months in prison for fraud schemes
Dover Post
3 arrested in string of mailbox break-ins, mail thefts
USPS suggests security tips after mail thefts
Liberty Hill Independent
Medical alert deception
Comal County woman sentenced for East Texas tax violations
TXK Today
California man appears in Houston on fraud charges
Your Houston News
Central Texas couple sentenced for stealing 50,000 pieces of mail
U.S. seeks death penalty for USPS employee murderer
Your Houston News
Former investment adviser sentenced to prison in financing fraud scheme
eNews Park Forest
A news story from 25 years ago warns about chain letters
Valley Record
Webster woman accused of mortgage fraud in Ontario County
Irondequoit Post
Denver postal robbers get five years in federal prison
The Denver Post
Blairsville man took secret photos
Indiana Gazette
Phoenix man was indicted on multiple drug charges
Journal Gazette
Man pleads guilty to $1.8 million investment fraud
Pocono Record
Elmwood Park man gets 22 years for child exploitation
Chicago Sun-Times
D.C. woman gets 10 months for embezzlement from charity
The Washington Post
Caregiver drained 91-year-old man’s bank account
Inspection Service warns of email scam
Inspection Service offering reward after armed robbery in Hartford
Well-known shark expert sentenced
Fredericksburg man accused of mail and wire fraud
Richmond Times-Dispatch
New Haven man admits to cashing over $100K in stolen checks
New Haven Register
Daily dilemma: Is it legit? Or is it a fraud?
The Journal-Advocate
Cracking the code
Couple defrauds Medicare
Fraud driving up cost of health care
Brockport fire lieutenant facing federal charges
Democrat and Chronicle
Stockton woman sentenced in identity theft case
U.S. Postal Inspection Service delivers $14 million to victims of scam
Good Samaritan steps in to help scam victim
Woman pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft, possessing stolen mail
Merced Sun-Star
Killer of Post Office workers sentenced
Caregiver accused of stealing thousands of dollars from elderly man

Postal Inspectors offer $100K reward in 2013 murder of Md. letter carrier
Inspectors Urge Consumers to Report Telemarketing Scams
West Bend News
Man sentenced to prison for making, selling fake prescription drugs
Herald Times Reporter
Virginia man pleads guilty to producing $76K in fake stamps
Mailbox vandals plague Bloomfield
Greene County Daily World
Postal Inspectors need help in mail carrier robbery
Volunteer soccer coach pleads guilty to possessing child pornography
Daily Princetonian
Bayonne man posed as teenager, solicited child pornography from girls
The Jersey Journal
Brothers charged with running scam out of Jenkintown
Montgomery News
Durham couple arrested and charged with fraud
The Herald Sun
Postal Inspectors: Beware Four-Wheeled Felons
Texas woman who sent ricin gets 18 years in prison
San Antonio Express-News
Northampton County man charged in Ponzi scheme
Schemers Targeting Financial Aid
WFMY News2
When working from home becomes an international incident
Older adults prime targets for scams
Iva resident reports lottery-scam letter
The State
Verizon employee stole 900 phones, made $270,000 profit on eBay
ARS Technica
Realtor Burned Down Girlfriend's House for Insurance Money
Riverfront Times
Suspect linked to identity theft operation
Rewards offered in mailbox vandalism cases
Demopolis Times
Stuffing envelopes not the road to easy money
Mail thieves strike again in Wichita