He was sentenced to six months in prison, suspended to a year’s probation for unauthorized use of property. According to the Ohio attorney general, this former police chief can never again be a sworn officer in the state.
"The police chief...misused the Ohio Law Enforcement Gateway to obtain information on people for purposes unrelated to law enforcement." - The Columbus DispatchIt is unclear how these breaches were discovered. Organizations seeking to proactively detect privacy data breaches can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
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(a) Former Laurelville police chief gets probation for system snooping - www.ColumbusDispatch.com,10/17/2014