Columbus City Schools

Date Breach Made Public: 
January 12, 2009
Columbus , OH
United States
Ohio US
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Breach Total Number: 
Dataloss DB
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Columbus City Schools experienced a security breach, resulting in employees' Social Security numbers being at risk. CPD officers went to serve drug and auto-theft felony warrants. During the arrest officers learned there might be stolen personal information in the house and found personal information on district employees. It is believed the suspects either stole or intercepted part of a mailing from the payroll division that was en route to annuity companies.