San Jose Area Local 73

OIG – USPIS What Do They Do Anyway?

Have you ever wondered what the Office of Inspector General does?  What about the United States Postal Inspection Service what do they do?  See below for a list of functions assigned to the Office of Inspector General and the US Postal Inspection Service.
A phone number has been provided for your reference should a need for these services arise.

Designation of Functions

USPS Office of the Inspector General

Mail Theft by Employees
Injury Compensation Fraud
Embezzlements and Financial Crimes
Contract Fraud
Computer Crimes
Internal Affairs and Executive Investigations
Whistleblower reprisals
Oversight of the Inspection Service

Hotline: 1-888-USPS OIG

US Postal Inspection Service
The U.S. Postal Inspection Service supports and protects the U.S. Postal Service, its employees, infrastructure, and customers.
Violent Crimes
Assaults, Bombs, Homicides, Burglaries, Robberies
USPS Security
Mail Theft
Mail Theft by non-employees
Dangerous Mail Investigations
Bio-detection System (BDS), Hazmat, Homeland Security, WMD
Mail Fraud – Customers of the USPS
Revenue and Postage Fraud
Narcotics in the mail
Child Pornography and Adult Obscenity
Vandalism to USPS Property and Assets
Incidents that appear to be a threat or suspicious activity should be reported to supervisors or postmasters and then the U.S. Postal Inspection Service at 1-877-876-2455 (US-MAIL-5), Option 2.