University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

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Date Breach Made Public: 
August 1, 2011
Chapel Hill , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

30 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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Someone broke into the UNC-Chapel Hill judicial office and took the files of 30 students. The break-in was discovered at the beginning of the day on Monday. University student affairs officials contacted each of the students who had their records stolen.

UPDATE (8/9/2011): A suspect was caught. He was arrested on charges of breaking-and entering, larceny and possession of stolen goods.