Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Mail Theft
Report Number:
2014-1126    
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Crime/Incident:
Mail Theft
Location:
Ukiah Valley
When: Date: 1/14/14 Time: 0800 hours
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Written by: Sergeant Rick Wagner
Synopsis: The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office has noticed an increase in US mail thefts from roadside mailboxes, thus the reason for this Press Release.

For the past several weeks unknown person(s) have been stealing mail from roadside mailboxes primarily in the Ukiah and Redwood Valley areas.

These thefts have occurred during the late night and early morning hours.

The Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying any suspect(s) and to help protect the community against crimes of identity theft.

If you see someone tampering with a roadside mailbox then please immediately contact the Sheriff's Office at 707-463-4086 to report your observations.

The community can help protect themselves from identity theft by collecting US mail from roadside mailboxes as soon as possible after its delivery.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten