Skip Navigation

Town Mistakenly Puts Personal Data in Trash

Bookmark and Share

An article posted to the website of Connecticut-based TV station WFSB on October 1st reports that Shelton, CT authorities are saying sensitive personal information placed in a public dumpster was a "mistake."

According to the report, police are investigating but it seems the city employees charged with cleaning out an old school building tossed the personal records in the trash without considering the sensitivity of the information.

The report also states that the town’s citizens put at risk by this action are very concerned.

Click here to read the entire report as posted.