My sisters husbands mother works as a secretary at DCP&P office. This morning I was informed by my sister that Mallisa (the secretary) has accessed my file on the system && disclosed information in the file to her family members. Is there any way I can sue without having proof other than word of mouth. I just assume since DCP&P is government related some sort of computer technician can access her computer to verify that she has indeed opened up my files without her having needed to do that && proceeded to disclose confidential information.
File a complaint with the inspector general of the agency or state district attorney. Such improper access by law enforcement personnel can subject them to discipline, termination or being charged with a crime. There are often audit trails on such confidential computer data networks that track who accessed them.
Topic changed from ethics whic deals with attorney discipline to civil rights.
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The details regarding a DCPP investigation should remain confidential or shared with parties (and attorneys) only. You should file a complaint with her supervisor or with her office manager.
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