''Tech issue'' wipes 150,000 arrest records.

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  1. stapp

    stapp Global Moderator

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    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-55672194
     
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    https://www.theguardian.com/politic...re-as-150000-police-records-accidentally-lost

    Another fine mess? What next, dear oh dear?:oops:

    Article appears updated, later on Friday, including other details:
     
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    That agency should start keeping multiple backups in storage. It's less costly than big mistakes and ransomware.

    I can't believe this. :isay:
     
  4. stapp

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    And the figure rises.
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-55684320
     
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    Priti Patel faces growing pressure over deletion of police records | Priti Patel | The Guardian
     
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    https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news...mits-15000-people-deleted-from-police-records
     
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    The obvious question why they had no backups?
     
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