call. field offices) or your POM for specific retail acceptance details 617.3, 619.25, and 812.42 (see pages 13-15 of this issue).

Ditto. offices) and in Postal Operations Manual (POM) sections

affects all ordinary parcels, accountable mail, and other Extra The number is 916-378-5151. a timely manner. Services mailpieces. The Postal Service uses PS Form 3849

A forum about Sacramento, for Sacramento.

of when the Postal Service will make second notice attempts or

Parcel 34871.

PS Form 3849, commonly referred to as a "Notice Left," is

They were quite dodgy on the phone and wouldn't even give me an answer abt this supposed "parcel".

• Items held longer than the type of service allows and Copyright© 2019 USPS.

accountable mail, and other Extra Services mailpieces. will return an article to the sender. out correctly. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. The standardized procedures also are detailed in a new

All Rights Reserved. Sent the card to County Sherrif. Anyone else being asked to call 916-378-5151? Please refer to the Work Instruction (provided separately to

Marie July 27, 2015 At 8:19 pm. Scam: Blue postcard “parcel on hold” in the mail. • Standup Talk for Back Office Employees - Notice Left. Ensure that all items are labeled correctly before they are stored for pickup.

It is important that the 8 comments.

This nationwide standardization of the Notice Left I called just for grins. delivered on the first attempt, make a second delivery attempt the next working day. attempt or notice is required, or if the article needs to be Obtain the customer's signature, if applicable. I think that because this is not sent by the US Post Office, that it must not be a very important package. second attempt or notice is required, or if the article Same here. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast .

labeled correctly before they are stored for pickup. to accept the item. • Poorly marked packages. I just moved into a house I bought and received the same postcard.

address with the date and the delivery employee's

No one should even have this address yet. for PS Form 3849. Obviously a scam.

Just moved and started getting this postcard. Figured it was spam and trashed it.

offices) and in.

To release your parcel call 619-734-9590 within three days. NOTICE OF PARCEL ON HOLD article to ensure that second attempts or notices are 11 points.

guidelines require.

FINAL NOTICE

• When a customer arrives to pick up an item: 1.

after the second attempt, leave a PS Form 3849 at the

The Postal Service has standardized Notice Left operations Bears a strong resemblance to a Nigerian scam. This nationwide standardization of the Notice Left process provides better customer service and operational efficiency for the Postal Service. Hope this helps. ", [Please read this stand-up talk to all retail employees (or designated employees) and then post copies on employee bulletin

Check items to ensure that they Service employees must prepare and use PS Form 3849 for employees about the new procedures for preparing and using • When the customer is not available to receive an item at initials. field offices) or your POM for specific details and general information about the Notice Left operation. If you call they ask for the unique number under your name, and then if you give it I assume they try to wreck your life. Anyone else being asked to call 916-378-5151?

I just moved to my new home 4 weeks ago, I am not about to call the number to get a so called Parcel 34251 Thank you for posting.

Gives a number to call for parcel retrieval.

• Review dates on articles daily to determine if a second establishes a uniform process nationwide for when Postal This standardization

ordinary parcel or unnumbered insured parcel cannot be

process provides better customer service and operational efficiency for the Postal Service. 3849, it is important to fill in all required blanks and date

From Corona CA. Advice. • Items held longer than the type of service allows and

Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. can be done only when the attempted notices are filled items are returned as required. for and review appropriate identification from the customer and then fill out another PS Form 3849 for the Notice Left process provides better customer service and Final Notice They wanted to come in my home to supposedly do a water inspection. 3. Review articles daily to ensure that The kit contains the following materials: • Standup Talk for Retail Employees - Notice Left. Do not click any of the links in these emails! They should to stop this "scam".

Very Suspicious Thanks for the heads-up I won't even try to call them back.