Follow and share these tips to protect yourself and others against suspicious mail.
Suspicious mail often has no return address, excessive tape and postage, and/or misspelled or badly written words. Learn how to identify a suspicious package.
If you suspect you have received a suspicious package, isolate the item, maintain a safe distance from the item, wash your hands, and immediately call Postal Inspectors at 1-877-876-2455 and state “emergency.” If medical attention is warranted, contact local authorities immediately.
Check with your Post Office
If you’re not sure about mailing an item, check with your local Post Office™.
Specially trained inspectors are equipped to address potential threats.
Report a Crime
Are you a victim or have you witnessed a mail-related crime? Alert Postal Inspectors to the problem and prevent others from being victimized.Report Now