DDS News Release April 6, 2018
Potential Breach of Confidential Information
On Friday, April 6, 2018, Regional Center of the East Bay as well as all other regional centers were notified by the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) about a potential breach of confidential information. This was related to an incident involving a break-in, theft , and vandalism at one of their offices in Sacramento on February 11, 2018. DDS is working with state officials and law enforcement in the investigation of this incident.
Please review the attached notice from DDS . There is information on who to contact with questions and information on how to set up fraud alerts. People served by regional centers who potentially had protected health information compromised will be receiving individual letters from DDS with this information.