Dallas Police Department

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 8, 2012
Dallas , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

23 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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Hackers targeted the Dallas Police Department in response to an officer being placed on leave after crashing his vehicle while intoxicated.  A total of 21 full names with employee ID numbers and hire dates, as well as 23 user IDs, email addresses, and passwords were posted online by the hackers.