About 2.4 million… That’s the number of people impacted by the background investigations breach who have enrolled in identity theft protection. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) reported last week that the initial mailing of notification letters to individuals impacted by the background investigation records breach is complete. The agency encourages all those who were notified to take advantage of the identity theft protection and credit monitoring services the government is providing. Read more about the latest news from OPM in this week’s e-Bulletin.
The Office of Personnel Management has closed all DC area federal offices today, Tuesday, Jan. 26. As a result, the NTEU National Office and the D.C. Field Office will also be closed.