An investigation is underway after a woman from Northamptonshire found confidential records on prison inmates and criminal cases dumped by her garden gate.
The documents, from Onley prison, turned up outside Janice Aitkens' house in Burton Latimer.
As well as the paperwork there was also a computer memory stick.
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