Jamie Nichols, Grand Rapids, MI


Grand Rapids, MI, Letter Carrier Jamie Nichols was delivering mail recently when she saw a parked truck that matched the description of a stolen vehicle.

Police believed two teenage girls were in the truck. Nichols took a picture of the vehicle and called 911.

Officers responded to Nichols’ call and arrested two men. The girls were returned safely to their parents.

“Jamie was a hero in making it her business to follow up with her suspicions of the stolen truck,” said Northwest Station Manager Annette McMillan.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.