Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law

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ATF Lost Guns, Computers

According to a report issued by the Justice Department, over a five-year period, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives lost dozens of weapons and hundreds of laptops that contained sensitive information. According to the report, firearms were left in public places and two weapons were subsequently used to commit crimes. Of the 20 missing laptops for which information was available, ATF indicated that seven held sensitive information, such as bank records and financial transactions.



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