Alright, here it is. A list of all the mail theft stories across the nation in the past month. We have given up on summarizing these stories here, because frankly, there are just too dang many of them! So here you have it… January in mail theft, list format! Would you believe it? There are literally over a hundred! And those are just the incidents being picked up by news outlets. It is CRAZY out there!

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Jan. 16, 2012

  • Campbell, NEW YORK: The Courier – Man charged in recent mail thefts
  • Los Gatos, CALIFORNIA: San Jose Mercury News - Police blotter

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  • Riverside, CALIFORNIA: The Desert Sun – Oft-released nonviolent offender now accused in mail-theft ring: Tracy Lynn Cross has long record, benefited from law giving credit to nonviolent criminals

Jan. 19, 2012

  • Maplewood, MINNESOTA: Pioneer Press - Mail thefts reported in Maplewood
  • Inver Grove Heights, MINNESOTA: Inver Grove Heights Patch - Inver Grove Heights Address Linked to Mendota Heights Mail, Check Crimes
  • Livingston, MONTANA: The Republic - 2 Livingston women accused of stealing mail, activating credit cards in other people’s names
  • Morgan Hill, CALIFORNIA: Mercury News - Morgan Hill mail thief jailed after trying to cash phony check
  • Mendota Heights, MINNESOTA: Mendota Heights Patch - Crime Alert: Suspect Stole Outgoing Mail, Shopping Spree Ensues

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  • Butler County, KANSAS: KAKE - Keep An Eye On Your Mailbox
  • Maplewood, MINNESOTA: Oakdale Lake Elmo Review - How do you catch a Maplewood mail ID thief? By issuing warrants in Africa