| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Both UPS and FedEx said customers in Hampton Roads could experience delays in getting their packages because of the conditions caused by Thursday's snow.
UPS pickup and delivery operations were closed Thursday in some parts of southern Virginia and so...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 11:53 AM
The city and the state of New York sued United Parcel Service Inc., alleging the shipping giant delivered 683,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes into the state and fueled a contraband market that cheated state and local tax coffers and threatened the...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Dear Help Squad,
On January 15, 2015, we took a box to the UPS Store on Lake Avenue in Edens Plaza in Wilmette. This box was shipped and returned one week later as unacceptable. We paid $86 for shipping and insurance. Our items were shipped to...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:49 AM
La Cañada Flintridge
Residential burglary: 1200 block of El Vago Street. A man reported that he locked his residence when he left it at 8:15 a.m. When he returned at 7:35 p.m. it was apparent someone had broken in and ransacked the house....
| Feb 9, 2015
| 2:35 PM
What's the difference between a service charge and a tip at a restaurant? And if fuel prices are so low, why haven't UPS and FedEx dropped their fuel surcharges?
It's another edition of "Is It Just Me?" — where no question is too small for The...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:06 PM
A former UPS employee has been charged with stealing more than $4,100 worth of prescription painkillers, Bethlehem Township police said.
The thefts began about a week after Leonard William Spearing was hired at the UPS facility in the 2300 block of...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:13 PM
A 23-year-old man is accused of trying to mail about $60,000 worth of marijuana from Colorado to his home in Texas.
The Pueblo Chieftain reports Johnny Wolfe, of San Angelo, Texas, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of possession of marijuana with...
| Jan 25, 2015
Like many workers, Julio Cervantes has a job but isn't an employee.
Cervantes, 46, drives a semi-truck around Southern California, picking up cargo at the local ports and delivering it to warehouses and rail yards.
Since 2002, he has worked for a...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 12:56 PM
A 25-year-old seasonal UPS worker pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he tried to break into a Glendale apartment in his assigned delivery area, authorities said.
Around 5:15 p.m. on Christmas Eve, officers responded to an apartment building in the...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 3:15 AM
Police are alerting residents and delivery drivers in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side of a recent increase in robberies.
Four robberies occurred from Dec. 19 to Dec. 26, according to statements from the Chicago Police Department.
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The following items were gathered from Bolingbrook Police Department reports:
Bolingbrook has had a flurry of reports of packages being stolen from residential doorsteps in recent weeks. Numerous packages were reported stolen Dec. 2 and Dec. 3 from...