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Personal Information Found in Cleveland Dumpster

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March 18, 2011- The City of Cleveland discarded job applications containing personal information, including social security numbers, home addresses, and other identifying data. The applications were found in a dumpster across from City Hall, addressed to a specific Council Member.

"Anybody could have picked this information up and I have kids and I don't know who could have got this information and now they know where I live," said Christine Latham, one of those affected by the careless handling of the data. "You trust people to do the right thing and it scares me."

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