New Hampshire Department of Corrections

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 4, 2009
Laconia , NH
United States
New Hampshire US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
1 000
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A 64-page list containing the names and Social Security numbers of about 1,000 employees of the state Department of Corrections ended up under the mattress of a minimum security prisoner. The prison contracts with vendors to shred documents and investigators are trying to find out why documents were not destroyed.