A former administration assistant at a used car dealership has been prosecuted for unlawfully obtaining the personal data of customers and other employees.  

Jayana Morgan-Davis forwarded several work emails containing personal data of customers and colleagues to her personal email account in August 2017, weeks before resigning from her role.

Ms Morgan-Davis of Birmingham appeared before Birmingham Magistrates’ Court and admitted three offences of unlawfully obtaining personal data, in breach of s55 of the Data Protection Act 1998. She was fined £200, ordered to pay costs of £590 and a victim surcharge of £30.