Mar 162010

PostalWorkerAccording to the U.S. government, more marijuana is being shipped these days through the U.S. Mail than ever before (see the link). The U.S. Postal Service has seen marijuana seizures increase by more than 400 percent since 2007. “There is no better way to ship drugs right now,” said San Diego Police Chief William Lansdowne. “It’s going up all the time.” Marijuana shipments are up, while other drugs are on the decline. Between 2008 and 2009, there were fewer seizures of cocaine, heroin, opium, and methamphetamine.

Postal Service Inspectors recently found what appeared to be canned corn. But when inspectors opened the cans, they found bags of marijuana inside. The bags were heat sealed, the weight was the same as what was listed on the label of the can, and the can was professionally sealed to lock in the smell. The amount of marijuana seized by inspectors, has increased every year since 2005. There was an 84 percent increase from 2007 to 2008 and a 180 percent increase between 2008 and 2009. Inspectors seized 8,453 lbs in 2007, 15,521 lbs in 2008, and 43,403 lbs of marijuana in 2009. Despite the growing amount of seizures, the amount of inspectors has stayed the same during this time span.

An estimated 75 percent of marijuana seized by the Post Office has originated in four states; Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. However, this does not mean that other areas are not seeing marijuana shipments. Recently, a woman in South Dakota received 50 lbs of marijuana in the mail, which she thought was a television. “It was not what she expected,” said local Sheriff Duane Mohr, “It had an international post stamp on it, but they were crafty enough to print off a return address label with a Motorola logo on it just to make it look legitimate.”

There are 1,614 inspectors at United States Post Offices. They use K-9′s to assist in the searches, but it is like searching for a needle in a hay stack. However, it hasn’t stopped 1,278 people from going to jail in 2009, for trying to mail marijuana. The U.S. Postal Service offers a $50,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of people trying to mail marijuana via the U.S. mail system.

Have you ever tried to ship marijuana through the mail? I only know one person that had the balls to do it, but he was successful! He shipped a quarter pound of supers to his son in Texas. He did all the classic stuff like heat seal it, with fabric softener sheets inside of the heat sealed bag. Then he rolled it in syrup, then in coffee grounds, and then heat sealed it again. He wrapped the entire thing in layers of plastic wrap and put it in a box with some more coffee. At the time I told him he was throwing a QP down the toilet, but his son confirmed that it arrived, and that he was smoking it in his bong!


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  • No Inhale

    I just had a friend confirm that he sent some primo Oregon bud to his apartment in Arizona. He sent down a care package to himself full of different food but he took a peanut butter jar and hollowed out most of the peanut butter and put in an ounce of dank instead.

    • Joe

      Tell your friend to send me some I’ll pay 4000 lb

      • jdingles

        we can get one for 1100

        • Aaron

          Where you from?

      • sara

        okay. yeah someone must want to go to prison if they are doing bussiness on the weed blog

        • Bobby

          Bobby, in the Chicagoland ..Can’t wait to sample that west coast hash.We continue to lobby here in hope that our Medical Cannabis bill will pass the Illinois house. Hopefully January 2012

      • Eljeffe

        Hit me up – I can get you what you want for a great price.

        • krckr420

          If you can help with lettuce i got the bacon and tomato man..holla

    • Jeanette Mobbley

      Wow why are all these people talking on the internet anyway? Is somebody trying to do business to. You people have balls that’s for sure.

    • Eljeffe

      I know people that ship USPS. They do use dogs. No amount of masking or plastic wrap will fool a dog. There is plenty of documentation on this subject. Their noses are so sensitive that a well trained dog can sniff out the strong, characteristic odor of cannabis mixed with any smell you can think of. The only way you can avoid dog detection that I know of is using the Gonzo Bag – designed by a chemist. It uses activated charcoal in a dual layer bag sandwich design to absorb any fugitive molecules of cannabis odor and trap it in the activated charcoal. Nothing gets out. Its the same material that is used to filter organic chemicals to purify water and air. You can get them for about $45 for a bag that holds one lb. at Well worth the price when you consider what a lb of grade A herb is going for these days. They call that “cheap insurance.” And if you are, say, someone who might be driving a large quantity coast to coast, you can use them for that, too. They add a bit of bulk, but not much weight. Worth it for the security and peace of mind, as there are many drug stops and dog checks every day out there on the hwy!

  • PotheadPaul

    I wish someone would mail me some.

  • John mac

    SOMEBODY MAIL ME SOME SHIT.. I WILL PAY.. hit me up my email is in the name and also

    • Bat. Man

      Yo somebody hit u up bout that let me no in need some hit me at mbmanbat@gmail

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  • scott

    Check out the guide with facts from the FBI, USPS and drug dog trainers on how to not get caught! Only $15 and it will save you stress and effort.

    How to Ship Weed

  • jacob

    Someone mail me stuff.I will pay $$$ my email

  • sunset

    email me regarding the flowers you were interested in

    • guero19

      i need sum flowers..does any1 shipp

  • juan

    someone please hit me upp weed is magical jah bless

  • dana

    what do u think they will do if they find an 8th if i live in arizona

  • Brad

    somebody send me some email is

  • Branden

    hit me up regarding flowers i live in new mexico i’m so ready to pay.

  • Branden

    oh yea my email is

  • Ty

    Hit me up people i ship n own a clinic in cali

    • randy

      You own a clinic and will ship weed. You are just an asshole cop or nark trying to set people up.

  • Steve-O

    will pay. lets talk price.

    • jeff

      yo i live in humboldt in cali where its all from hit me up I can get you that

      • FortyOZ of Diesel

        What kind of prices for what strain?

      • kg35590

        Ditto, I’m coming out to humboldt on the 27th, if you could get some names and prices we could meet up.

        • randy

          Do you want last names? What do you need names for? You,re just an asshole cop or nark trying to set people up.

          • forty oz of D

            He was referring to the names of the strains. If the Feds want to waste that much money & resources tracking Qps in the mail then they’re really losing the so-called drug war.

            Besides. I think they are still busy trying to shut down the dispensaries on the West coast & Colorado.

      • Tyco

        Hit me up wit sum prices i think we can do sum business

      • jungle

        hit me up 18454647652

        • Marcelo

          Hey man what us Kenneth I need u to send me another phone number or freaking turn this one on !!!!


    Check it out. I’m in chicago its 4-500 a zip out here for grade A. If anyone can plug me I am a lifetime customer. I have a 3.6 GPA u think I wanna throw that shit away? Im all about smart moves and I WANT THAT PURPLE. ILL WHOOP ASS WITH THAT SHIT. HIT ME UPAT 773 569 2373. REFER TO COMIC BOOKS WHEN CONTACTING ME NOT WEED!!!!

  • Dan

    email me if you serious ;)

    • sg

      2176206042 txt my line bro

  • Dan
  • Chad

    Hello am from Jamaica i ship weed to US every 2 weeks i ship large amount i have in guys in the UPS and FEDX down here so it is very easy to ship from you have your money which is no problem in the drugs business cause you will make double amount or more after the process is fulfill contact me if interested i will give you my number if your are serious

    • chad

      i change my email you can contact me at for real hot weed

    • forty oz of D

      Ups is a BUST. You’re asking to get caught especially if its coming from Jamaica to the States thru them.

  • Juelz

    I’m currently living in New Jersey and if you have been paying attention to the enforcement of medical marijuana they’re pretty strict over here. I don’t have health insurance and I suffer from a serious case of insomnia (it lasts for 3-4 days sometimes). It has been the only solution, and may I say easiest solution, to my problem. I’m very interested in getting some beautiful buds shipped out to me since it is hard to find in my neck of the woods. If anyone could help me with this, please e-mail me at

    Thanks for your time.

  • Andres

    If anyone needs anything, I live in Northern California and only do shipping. I’ve got top strains and grade A quality, just pulled from the garden too. Email me at if your interested ;)

  • Mr-Zion

    I’m out in the North West, so we know good

  • Andres

    Email me at

  • Brittany

    Hit me up at my e-mail Will pay.

  • Scott

    I’ll ship top quality from Colorado, email me if you’re interested

  • pot head

    hit me up my email is

  • pot head

    i got da good stuff

    • pot head

      just sent da money an ill send da good ass weed to whoever

  • Nana kwame

    Yo statistics tell us that Tobacco kills more than anything whiles weed doesn’t and they are very much aware of this fact so y won’t they legalize it for it’s numerous uses for the benefit of mankind.

    I am in Ghana and trust me we have real gud stuf down here, I mean marijuana(ganja) not hemp or any other thing …. #1 highest grade but transporting it to USA is the problem, can some one tell me how to post it successfully without it being detected? I’m ready to do business with any serious person who knows how to go abt it and have links with UPS FDX or USPS send me email to

  • UnderGbug I can show all of you guys the under ground world for the right price where you will never have to worry about getting or doing any of this unsafe chatting again… From rolls to a+++++++++ medical grade weed and anything between that too hit me up.

  • Andres

    I’m starting to ship out the first and second week of December so hurry up. I have pounds and ounces of amazing quality garde A weed with the realistic price that comes with it. I’m a trustful dealer in Northern California who wants to KEEP customers, so if your a serious buyer and need a hook up, email me at

  • Adub

    Live in NY, I’m from call, amd I have mad connections for grade A . Hit me up

  • John


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  • Shore

    someone wanna email @
    need shipment. let’s talk $$

  • Stan

    Looking for purchase. Send sample and we will talk $$$$. E-mail me at for shipping address.

  • Vlad

    Looking to get. 1-3 a week if you can deliver and not od on the price email me

  • Vlad

    Looking to get. 1-3 lba week if you can deliver and not od on the price email me

  • BigBongTheory420

    I live in eastern Ky… would love some fresh flowers to plant in these mountains. someone hit me up at or txt me 606-595-8261… if you can really ship it without gettin caught!

    • RISK

      interested in getting weed shipped to me. ill buy 10 lbs a week easily….. just send me your phone number on email along with your prices. ill pay in advace too…. no jokers please

  • RISK

    interested in getting weed shipped to me. ill buy 10 lbs a week easily….. just send me your phone number on email along with your prices. ill pay in advace too…. no jokers please

    • jungle

      hit my email kennethmorris22@aim,com

  • Westcoastmedical

    I have about 25 growers that sell for me. Send me you email adress to this email and i will contact you…

  • jimmy johns

    yall are cops and dumbasses, tryin to catch them fuckin federal charges haha. strap up sell your shit and re up with a real person quit playin games

  • LightSkin Rasta

    Email me I’m lookin 4 gud bud

  • Branden

    Most of the people on here have to be cops or something, just feels too easy.

  • Kale

    ^ it IS too easy. If anyone of you try to make a deal online you are asking for it. SKETCHTOWN

  • thisisgettingcrazy

    this is interesting from the perspective of a law student. how exactly would an online sting operation work? from what i’ve learned so far it seems like it would be pretty tough to gather evidence as long as proper precautions were taken

  • cali boy

    Us to us shipping your good… Over seas customs sucks.. but worried guys really!!!!! Whats better than just telling the post man aka cop trying to get u to sign for a package… Aslong as u dont sign for it and tell them to return to sender.. your cool whats the risk???? I guess thats way there is people doing and u not.. there making money and you will never know who they are… Its safe if u take the right measures to make sure of it… I can teach everyone the way to the pile of gold if you really want it..please only people that really want to do business

  • Bay Area M

    Looking for Grade A+++ looing to buy QPs and ounces email me guarenteed costumer right here

  • Bay Area M

    Looking for Grade A+++ looing to buy QPs and ounces email me guarenteed costumer right here

  • Aaron

    I live in Santa Barbara, CA and I go back and forth to the major cities. I got the best chronic in the industry. I am willing to ship. Email me for phone number and holiday rates.

  • Bobby

    Bobby from Chicago. Looking forward to sampling that west coast hash. We are very close to passing the Medical Cannabis Bill here in Illinois. January 2012 is what I’m hoping for. “:{D

    • Aaron

      I’m in chicago too, what part are you in??

  • Bobby

    Oh yeah…… Let’s see it happen. “:{D