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UNITED STATES POSTAL INSPECTION SERVICE
NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Stacia Crane
Title: Public Information Representative

Phone: 626-405-1285
Email: SLCRANE@USPIS.GOV

OCTOBER 24, 2013

REWARD OF UP TO $10,000 FOR INFORMATION
LEADING TO ARREST OF N. TORRANCE, CA,
POST OFFICE BURGLARY SUSPECT

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for burglarizing the North Torrance Post Office, 18080 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA 90504. The burglary occurred between 1:00 a.m. and 3:00 a.m. on October 24, 2013.

Postal Inspectors urge anyone who noticed suspicious activity around Post Offices in that area, including loitering or vandalism, to call Postal Inspectors, who are on duty 24/7. If you have any information about this crime, call the U.S. Postal Inspection Service at 877-876-2455, option 2, and refer to Case No. 2004238-BURG. Callers may remain anonymous.

Burglary of a Post Office is a federal crime, and first-time offenders may be imprisoned for up to five years.

Do not approach any suspicious individual. Instead, note their physical appearance and vehicle, if possible. Anyone witnessing a postal crime in progress should call 911, then Postal Inspectors.

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is the federal law enforcement agency responsible for protecting the U.S. Postal Service, its employees and its customers from criminal attack.

 

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About the U.S. Postal Inspection Service:  The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is one of the oldest federal law enforcement agencies in the country. For more than 200 years, Postal Inspectors have protected the U.S. Postal Service, secured the nation’s mail system and ensured public trust in the mail. postalinspectors.uspis.gov