Identity Theft

Resources

The following sites are helpful resources for those wishing to learn more about identity theft and its prevention.

Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3)

The mission of the IC3 is to address fraud committed over the Internet. For victims of Internet fraud, IC3 provides a convenient and easy-to-use reporting mechanism that alerts authorities of a suspected criminal or civil violation.

Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Identity Theft

At the FTC's site you can get more information on identity theft and learn how to file a complaint and notify creditors.

Social Security, Identity Theft

The Social Security Administration has online information about identity theft and misuse of Social Security numbers.