If you have been the victim of identity theft, there are three basic steps you may need to take depending on your situation.
- Create a Police Report!
- Notify! (Businesses affected, credit reporting agencies, FTC, SCAN, and Colorado Motor Vehicles among others)
- Replace Lost or Stolen Items!
Click the links for each bullet point to learn more.
Please note that this information is not intended to be comprehensive and is for your use as a general resource.
A person’s identity can be stolen by various means including:
- Driver’s License
- Social Security Number
- Medical Records
- Tax Related
The U.S. Department of Justice offers valuable information about identity theft, prevention and what to do if it happens to you.