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www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/1708

Whoever steals, takes, or abstracts, or by fraud or deception obtains, or attempts so to obtain, from or out of any mail, post office, or station thereof, letter box, mail  ...

www.wklaw.com/mail-theft-a-federal-offense

Jun 23, 2014 ... If you steal mail, you could be facing serious punishment under US Code Section 1708. Because the USPS is a federal agency, mail theft is ...

blogs.findlaw.com/blotter/2015/12/criminal-consequences-of-stealing-christmas-packages.html

Dec 15, 2015 ... It is a federal criminal offense to tamper with the mail. So no matter how delightful and intriguing the neighbor's deliveries seem, avoid the ...

definitions.uslegal.com/m/mail-theft

Mail theft occurs when thieves steal mail that is not their own from postal ... Mail and identity theft has been reported by postal inspectors to be the #1 white-collar crime in the U.S today. ... The following is a federal statute governing mail theft:.

www.reference.com/government-politics/penalty-stealing-mail-f236abadd3ee08d3

A person convicted of mail theft faces a fine of up to $250000 and up to five years in federal prison. Stealing mail is a felony offense in the United...

postalinspectors.uspis.gov/radDocs/tipvandl.htm

Mailboxes are considered federal property, and federal law (Title 18, United States ... makes it a crime to vandalize them (or to injure, deface or destroy any mail ...

postalinspectors.uspis.gov/radDocs/pubs/ar01_01.pdf

crafted to meet the federal standards set by the U.S. ... criminals always try to steal it. Mail thieves employ an endless number of ..... used for mail-related crime.

thelawdictionary.org/article/what-is-the-federal-law-for-opening-mail-not-addressed-to-you

In fact, there is a federal law that makes it a crime to do so. The good. ... The U.S. Postal Service is mainly concerned with mail that is stolen from their custody.

www.criminaldefenselawyer.com/crime-penalties/federal/Federal-mail-fraud.htm

You don't have to personally mail your letter to be convicted of mail fraud. Federal law makes it a crime anytime someone “used or caused another to use” the ...

www.shouselaw.com/mail-theft.html

Stealing mail is a crime in California, under California Penal Code 530.5(e) PC.1 ... 18 United States Code 1708, which defines the federal crime of mail theft.3.