The U.S. Postal Service has issued the following guidelines for handling suspicious mail in light of the recent anthrax attacks:
What constitutes a suspicious letter or parcel?
Some typical characteristics that ought to trigger suspicion include letters or parcels that:
- Have any powdery substance on the outside.
- Are unexpected or from someone unfamiliar to you.
- Have excessive postage, handwritten or poorly typed address, incorrect titles or titles with no name,...