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New Mexico Government Office Discards Social Security Information

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A janitor cleaning up an old Roswell, New Mexico office of the Department of Workforce Solutions casually discarded sensitive employment records containing names, addresses and Social Security numbers, according to a June 4th report posted to the website of local TV station KRQE.

The report claims the incident was reported by employees of a nearby state office who noticed the confidential records blowing from the dumpster into the parking lot.

Click here to read the entire report.