Identity Theft Information

In keeping with Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) protocols, provide the crime victim or any person requesting information with the following suggested steps to minimize their loss:

Contact the three major credit reporting companies and place fraud alerts on file

Contact the Federal Trade Commission at 1-877-FTC –HELP or 1-877-ID-THEFT or by the internet at

Contact all account issuers in question

Request a copy of the Police Report related to the ID theft;

Prevent Future Loss