18 U.S. Code § 1708 - Theft or receipt of stolen mail matter generally. Current
through Pub. L. 114-38. (See Public Laws for the current Congress.) ... Whoever
steals, takes, or abstracts, or by fraud or deception obtains, or attempts so to
The 18 U.S Code, statute 1708 defines a mail theft offender as anyone who uses
fraud, deception or stealing to obtain any mail matter, such as a package, bag, ...
Mar 13, 2013 ... Does it matter if they steal it from your mailbox or from inside your home? ... If the
mail was in your home, it would probably also be the crime of ...
Mail theft occurs when thieves steal mail that is not their own from postal trucks,
collection boxes, apartment mailbox panels, co-op mailing racks, and ...
Mail fraud is defined by US law as any type of scheme involving fraud that
intentionally deprives others of property or communications through the mail. It
Anyone who uses the U.S. mail in an attempt to engage in fraud runs the risk of
being prosecuted under the federal mail fraud law. One of the most frequently ...
A person who steals mail from Postal Service custody may be looking at as much
as three years in prison. That sentence may be in addition to or concurrent with ...
From time to time we receive calls from tenants in Chicago reporting that their
landlord is stealing their mail. Mail theft is serious crime and below we attempt to
... 1708: Theft or receipt of stolen mail matter generally for Lawyers, Law Students
, etc. ... Whoever steals, takes, or abstracts, or by fraud or deception obtains, ...
Dec 15, 2015 ... Theft of a letter, post card, package, bag, or mail from a US post office or a
collection center associated with USPS is subject to fines and up to ...