Postal carrier Mandit Singh loads up on mail to deliver on Kearney Avenue in Modesto on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. Mail thieves sometimes will follow carriers on their routes and steal mail that’s just been put in boxes, a postal inspector says.
Postal carrier Mandit Singh loads up on mail to deliver on Kearney Avenue in Modesto on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. Mail thieves sometimes will follow carriers on their routes and steal mail that’s just been put in boxes, a postal inspector says. Deke Farrow jfarrow@modbee.com
Postal carrier Mandit Singh loads up on mail to deliver on Kearney Avenue in Modesto on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. Mail thieves sometimes will follow carriers on their routes and steal mail that’s just been put in boxes, a postal inspector says. Deke Farrow jfarrow@modbee.com

Modesto police, Postal Service see rise in mail theft

November 12, 2015 4:20 PM