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Personnel Records Dating Back to the 1950’s Found in Dumpster

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August 28, 2009- Records found at a Greece, NY apartment dumpster could have led to the identify theft of hundreds of people, if not for the actions of one citizen. WHAM-TV reports that thousands of personnel records dating back to the 1950’s originally belonging to Fasco Machine Company were tossed into the dumpster. 

Fasco Machine Company has been closed since 1975, and the current owner of the records is unknown. However, those responsible still face up to a $5,000 fine for each surviving victim.

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