City of New Haven, Rent Rebate

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June 8, 2012
New Haven , CT
United States
Connecticut US
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The May 23 theft of an employee's laptop resulted in the loss of sensitive information.  The laptop was stolen from the Mitchell Branch Library and contained the personal information of people enrolled in New Haven's Rent Rebate program.  

UPDATE (09/01/2012): Names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, and other personal information was exposed.  A total of 21,000 Connecticut Rent Rebate program participants were affected.