NYC Postal Worker Accused Of Rigging 'Operation Santa' Pleads GuiltyOne of three U.S. postal workers accused of stealing gifts intended for underprivileged children by rigging the "Operation Santa" program where they worked has pleaded guilty.
Postal Workers Accused Of Rigging Operation Santa To Get Gifts For Poor KidsThree local postal workers have been charged with writing phony letters for Operation Santa for their own advantage, and stealing gifts for underprivileged children.
NYC Post Office Begins Receiving Letters To SantaThe program, which has operated for more than 100 years, enables members of the public and charities to respond to letters from children that are addressed to Santa Claus in the North Pole.
'Operation Santa' Seeing Influx Of Heart-Wrenching Letters From Sandy VictimsThe volunteers said there are the typical Christmas requests for items like iPods and Playstations and ponies, but the letters this year are a bit more heart-wrenching than usual.
'Operation Santa' 2012 Kicks Off In Manhattan"Dear Santa" letters arrive by the thousands, and each year kind-hearted people bring Operation Santa Claus to life by answering "Dear Santa" letters from needy children who would otherwise have no Christmas at all.