The opioids epidemic, which President Trump declared a public health emergency in October 2017, has had a national impact on many people, businesses, and organizations, including the U.S. Postal Service.
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General crimes include 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 2018, OIG special agents completed 619 general crimes investigations, resulting in 24 arrests, 28 indictments/informations, 12 convictions, 518 administrative actions, and more than $78,700 in recovered funds for the Postal Service.