Word on the Street: Email of your mail

The U.S. Postal Service has announced a pilot program that involves emailing citizens photographs of their real mail before it goes out for delivery.

The U.S. Postal Service has announced a pilot program that involves emailing citizens photographs of their real mail before it goes out for delivery. (12/8/15)

BROOKLYN - The U.S. Postal Service has announced a pilot program that involves emailing citizens photographs of their real mail before it goes out for delivery.

It gives recipients a chance to see what their packages look like before they're sent out.

News 12 asked Brooklyn residents if they would use the service.

Some said it offers peace of mind, but others were skeptical.

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