Tag: United Parcel Service

Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

Delivery trucks and vans laden with online packages are putting a stranglehold on New York City streets and filling its air with pollutants. Now a new city program aims to replace some of these delivery vehicles with a transportation mode that is more environmentally friendly and does not commandeer street space: electric cargo bikes. It […]

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UPS Employees Are Arrested in Scheme to Ship Drugs and Cash

Law enforcement officials said this week that they had taken down a “sophisticated” decade-long operation to ship drugs and cash through the United Parcel Service, leading to the arrests of 11 people and the seizure of commercial-grade equipment to manufacture illegal drugs. The scheme involved transporting both large amounts of narcotics throughout the eastern part […]

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