In recent weeks, there has been an increase in cases of goods theft in the United States. In addition to railway thefts, cases of theft committed by local logistics company employees have also attracted social attention.
December 2021, oneUnited StatesFormer Massachusetts postman sentenced to one year's probation for stealing mail containing gift cards and cash, and sentenced toplacepaymentA fine of $7500 and compensation of $175. Two weeks ago,United StatesA contract employee in FloridaalsoDue to suspicionPost office employees were arrested for stealing mail.
Regarding this,United States Postal Service（USPS）Naturally aware of the seriousness of the problem, despiteSecond half of 2021The United States Postal ServiceAlready onHoldPublished on related activities ofsimilarofwarning,But recentlyUSPS once again reiterated the importance of protecting emails to its employees.
USPS believes that employeesResponsible for protecting the sanctity of emails,WhencustomeradoptWhen USPS sends and receives emails,I think my emailWill be affected byRespect will be valued.butDamaging, delaying, tampering with, or destroying any form of email violates the sanctity of the email, andreduceIncreased public trust in postal services.
It is understood that the United States Postal ServiceThis warninghave alreadyAppears on the employee communication link.
As the local people spend more time at home, the number of online purchases and products purchased by many consumers continues to increase, leading to an increase in the transportation volume of goods through various channels. Illegal elements happen to be targeting these goods.
Similar incidents have also occurred on major e-commerce platforms in the United States, in addition to the United States Postal Service. Amazon has experienced incidents of internal employees stealing goods.In 2019, four employees of Amazon's Delaware warehouse were accused of collaborating with a theft gang to steal Apple products, which sparked heated discussions at the time.
For the increasing number of theft cases, various e-commerce platforms and logistics companies have also taken relevant measures one after another.USPS represents that,Employees who violate the sanctity of email may be condemned or dismissed, and may faceUnited StatesfederationofCriminal charges.