Rash of Mail Thefts and Check Fraud Have IL Cops on the Lookout
Mail is something that is so much a part of everyday life – it can be difficult to envision the types of crimes people commit surrounding it. But make no mistake, crimes involving mail are currently alive and well.
In fact, in Illinois, there’s been a rash of mail stolen from collection boxes outside of the Park Ridge post officer. The boxes were pried open, and the mail inside was stolen.
Many of these crimes go beyond simply taking mail. [...]