Dallas Ends Practice of Criminals Shredding Sensitive Records

March 2012
Information Management Journal;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p13
The article reports that Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins has stopped the practice of shredding sensitive documents by county criminals and has ordered an immediate review to determine how to protect this information in the future. Dallas County ordered the documents to be destroyed, in accordance with its records retention policy. However, one probationer recently smuggled out several documents to expose the problem to News 8 and turned over to the district attorney's office.


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