According to sources, Police Department of Camden County (a Public Safety organization in New Jersey) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-04-07.

N.J. county offices reportedly breached by ransomware gangs

“An unidentified ransomware gang has reportedly attacked the Police Department of Camden County, N.J., causing numerous criminal investigative files and internal administration services to be inaccessible, according to WNBC-TV. “

“The incident was confirmed by Dan Keashen, a spokesman for the department, who said the attack began three weeks ago but did not cause "any disruption or outages in its public safety response services to the Camden City Community," such as the 911 call systems “

“Sources with knowledge of the matter claimed that the perpetrators made a ransom demand in exchange for unlocking the affected files, which allegedly included electronic police files whose unavailability has been delaying investigations. “

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