Georgia Secretary of State


Location

Atlanta, GA
United States
33° 44' 56.382" N, 84° 23' 16.7352" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 12, 2007
geo: 
Atlanta, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

75,000

30 boxes of Fulton County voter registration cards that contain names, addresses and Social Security numbers were found in a trash bin.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Greater Detroit Hospital


Location

Detroit, MI
United States
42° 19' 53.1372" N, 83° 2' 44.7144" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 15, 2007
geo: 
Detroit, MI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

It's a repeat of a problem that emerged late last year at the Greater Detroit Hospital where metal thieves stripped everything from copper piping to windows, exposing rows of abandoned patient files. Neighbors said there are hundreds of boxes of patient files and payroll records inside, full of credit card and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Media

Mecklenburg County


Location

Charlotte, NC
United States
35° 13' 37.5132" N, 80° 50' 35.2572" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 25, 2008
geo: 
Charlotte, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

400

A County employee's car was stolen, and in that car was a printout of bank draft transactions within the Park and Recreation Department. Bank account information of an unknown number of people in Mecklenburg County has been stolen.

UPDATE: Four hundred account numbers were stolen; the county alerted those who were affected via letter.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Circuit Court of Louisville


Location

Louisville, KY
United States
38° 15' 15.2568" N, 85° 45' 33.8652" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 30, 2008
geo: 
Louisville, KY
United States
Extra Info: 

(502) 595-3273

Records Breached: 

312

Louisville Metro Police made an arrest, and during that arrest they found 312 stolen court traffic files in that person's possession. All of the files contain personal information of people in Louisville such as, name, address, date of birth and in some cases Social Security numbers and copies of drivers' licenses.

Source: 
Media

Weber State University


Location

Ogden, UT
United States
41° 13' 22.8" N, 111° 58' 25.788" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 25, 2008
geo: 
Ogden, UT
United States
Records Breached: 

70

In a break in, thieves made off with approximately $1,600 in cash, three computers and a postal scale. Hard-copy records of post office box rental information was also taken from the center. Some of the stolen rental cards contained names, addresses and Social Security numbers for members of the campus community who rented post office boxes in the union building during the past eight years.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Oklahoma Department of Human Services


Location

Shawnee, OK
United States
35° 19' 38.2548" N, 96° 55' 31.08" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 7, 2009
geo: 
Shawnee, OK
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The state Department of Human Services is investigating how a child welfare worker's records ended up with a local TV station. The files, which included names, Social Security numbers, contact information and details on child abuse investigations, reportedly were left behind when a DHS worker was evicted from a rent house in Guthrie.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

New Hampshire Department of Corrections


Location

Laconia, NH
United States
43° 31' 40.278" N, 71° 28' 13.2636" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 4, 2009
geo: 
Laconia, NH
United States
Records Breached: 

1,000

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.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO)


Location

Algiers, LA
United States
29° 56' 40.992" N, 90° 2' 48.012" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 5, 2010
geo: 
Algiers, LA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Personal documents relating to section 8 were left in an unsecured and abandoned office.  The documents included copies of birth certificates, driver's license numbers, pay stubs, and Social Security cards.

Source: 
NAID

Laboratory Corporation of America LabCorp


Location

Burlington, NC
United States
36° 5' 44.4912" N, 79° 26' 16.0764" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2010
geo: 
Burlington, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Thousands of medical documents fell out of a truck bed while in transit.  The scattered documents contained billing information and possibly medical records from 1993 or later.

Source: 
Media

Massachusetts Secretary of State Office


Location

Boston, MA
United States
42° 21' 30.3516" N, 71° 3' 35.1828" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 6, 2010
geo: 
Boston, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

139,000

In an attempt to release public information from the Securities Division, the Massachusetts Secretary of State's office released the Social Security and driver's license information of 139,000 investment advisers registered with the state. The information was sent on a CD-ROM sent to IA Week, an investment industry publication.

Source: 
Databreaches.net
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