Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 6, 2012
Lawrence , MA
United States
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Breach Total Number: 
Dataloss DB
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Two masked men stole several bags of documents and records from a state courier truck outside the Lawrence Registry of Motor Vehicle (RMV) branch on Wednesday April 4.  However, the trash included records from the Wilmington branch of the RMV. Registration transactions, duplicate titles, crash reports, citation payments, rebate requests, and municipal parking records from transactions that occurred between Friday March, 30 and Monday, April 2 were stolen.