- Two councils mistakenly sent personal data out, including child neglect and criminal allegations
- Report blames ‘human error’ and ‘inadequate’ checks
- Plymouth City Council and Devon County Council fined for errors
13:15 EST, 17 December 2012
17 December 2012
Last updated at 12:21 ET
Plymouth City Council has changed procedures to prevent a repeat of the photocopying mistake
Allegations of child neglect against Plymouth parents of four were sent to the wrong family because of a… Continue reading
Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-20758794
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The case unfolded in Port St. Lucie five years… Continue reading
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State files obtained… Continue reading
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Matthew and Amy Sweeney, pictured, are in custody on suspicion of beating their 8-year-old adopted Russian son.
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