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General Contact Information
Media and General Public

   Before you call or write, please review: What to Report

Reporting a Crime

To report violations, employee misconduct, fraud, waste, abuse of authority, or theft involving U.S. Postal Service employees and contractors, please contact us through our Hotline.

Important: If this is an emergency situation, please call 911 immediately.

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

If the document you are seeking is not available online, please contact us through our FOIA office.

General Inquires

If you have a general inquiry regarding our office, please call 703-248-2100.

You can email our hotline at hotline[at]

Media Inquires

If you are a member of the media, please call Agapi Doulaveris at 703-248-2286 or via email at adoulaveris[at]

Congressional Inquires

If you are a Congressional representative, please call Walter Olihovik at 703-248-2201 or via email at wolihovik[at]

Component Specific Inquires

Office of Audit: 703-248-4676
Office of General Counsel: 703-248-4649
Chief Information Office: 703-248-2106
Chief Technology Office: 703-248-2219
Mission Support Office: 703-248-2219
Risk Analysis Research Center: 703-248-4607

Office of Investigations

Headquarters: 703-248-2100
Eastern Area: 610-616-8040
Capital Metro Area: 404-507-8301
Great Lakes Area: 312-601-3901
Northeast Area: 201-499-5100
Pacific Area: 323-652-5351
Southern Area: 972-892-4440
Western Area: 303-925-7400

hearing impaired Hearing Impaired

For the hearing impaired, please call our TTY at 1-866-OIG TEXT (1-866-644-8398)