A senior law enforcement source confirms an agent's computer was stolen out of her vehicle in New York City Thursday. In addition to the laptop, other reportedly "sensitive" documents and an access keycard belonging to the agent were stolen, the Daily News reported.
An encrypted Secret Service agency laptop was stolen from an agent's vehicle recently, it has been revealed, potentially giving the thief access to classified data located on agency servers.
The New York Post reported the laptop was taken from the agent's motorcycle as it sat in her driveway. But so far, the computer has not turned up.
The incident is considered a compromise of national security. "They're scrambling like mad".
The president's wife and youngest son are still living at Trump Tower until the end of the school year. But the laptop remains missing.
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A stolen laptop, potentially compromising the security at Trump Tower in NY, is the latest setback for the Secret Service.
The theft in Brooklyn came less than a week after an intruder scaled the White House fence and remained on the grounds for more than 15 minutes, despite tripping several sensors.
This is just the second scandal this week for the Secret Service, which has been the center of several mishaps in recent years. During lunch with Cabinet secretaries on Saturday, the president said the Secret Service did a "fantastic job".
Kenneth Vogel, chief investigative reporter at Politico, tweeted that according to a source communication equipment was stolen as well and Secret Service isn't taking it too well.
Catherine Milhoan, a spokeswoman for the Secret Service, cautioned against drawing any "conclusions that may grossly mischaracterize the matter".