Postal Inspectors

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Find resources about the United States Postal Inspection Service on the museum's website.

June 27, 2014 - Indefinitely
Exhibition

Behind the Badge explores the mission and duty of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, the law enforcement arm of the Postal Service. The exhibit examines the inspection service’s history and work through some of its most famous and remarkable cases. Visitors learn how the service helps protect them, sharing tips to guard against scams and fraud.

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Postal Inspectors: The Silent Service
February 7, 2007 - April 8, 2014
Exhibition

Today about 2,000 postal inspectors are at work across the United States investigating crimes against the mail. Learn more about the inspectors and their job in this exhibit.

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