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...
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
As mandated by law, U.S.. Mail should arrive ... opportunities to steal mail. ...
criminals always try to steal it. Mail thieves employ an endless number 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 ...
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 ...
If mail theft is such a growing crime, why isn't a more diligent effort applied to
investigation, ... Is this legitimate or a ruse for looking innocent while stealing mail
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
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
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 ...