Misconduct includes Postal Service employees’ misuse of Postal Service computers, destruction or theft of Postal Service property, falsification of official documents and forgery, theft of funds, abuse of authority, sabotage of operations, narcotics use or sale of drugs while on duty, and alcohol abuse.

During fiscal year 2014, OIG special agents completed 697 official misconduct investigations, resulting in 70 arrests, 29 indictments/informations, 56 convictions, 508 administrative actions, and more than $688,022 in recovered funds for the Postal Service.