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 2015, OIG special agents completed 781 official misconduct investigations, resulting in 52 arrests, 34 indictments/informations, 65 convictions, 622 administrative actions, and $766,500 in recovered funds for the Postal Service.