Monthly Archives: February 2014

HSI arrests Detroit man suspected of identity theft

Identity fraud in some cases also involves identity theft, a crime in which an impostor takes on the identity of a real person (living or deceased) for some illegal purpose. You may also visit us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube,  Source:


Identity Theft: Signs and Solutions – Better Business Bureau

In the wake of recent, large-scale data breaches, it might be a good time to discuss what could happen when your personal information falls into the hands of the wrong person. Identity theft is a common and growing problem  Source:

2013 FTC Consumer Sentinel Report – Identity Theft By US City

Each year the Federal Trade Commission publishes a detailed report on the Fraud and Identity Theft complaints they received during the previous year, not just at the FTC, but throughout their Consumer Sentintel Network. Source:

Identity theft ranks as top consumer complaint for 2013 | FOX6Now …

Of the more than 2 million complaints made to the Federal Trade Commission, law enforcement and consumer protection agencies, nearly 300,000 (or 14%) were related to identity theft, according to the FTC's annual tally. Source:

IDENTITY THEFT: University Professors Victims |

More than 50 employees at the University of Northern Iowa may have had their identities stolen. One professor says when he went to file his taxes, someone had already filed in his name. The university says when it got eight  Source:

Identity theft ranks as top consumer complaint for 2013, FTC says …

WASHINGTON (CNN) — More than 2 million consumer complaints were filed in 2013, with identity theft topping the list, according to a Federal Trade Commission report released Thursday. Source:

Identity Theft Is Top Consumer Complaint – Ct Consumer Complaints

Identity theft continues to top the Federal Trade Commission's national ranking of consumer complaints, and American consumers reported losing over $1.6 billion to fraud overall in 2013, according to the FTC's annual report  Source:

Town hall raises awareness of identity theft – Auburn Reporter

King County Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer hosted an identity theft town hall meeting Tuesday evening at Auburn's Valhalla Elementary School. Source:

Elmore Co. Investigators See Spike In Identity Theft | CBS 8 News …

Elmore County deputies say identity theft has become one of their biggest problems. They say it's only getting worse as tax season gets started. Source:

Obamacare Navigator Manual Shows Path To Identity Theft …

Obamacare Navigator Manual Shows Path To Identity Theft. By Loren Heal. 09/17/2013. As part of the complex montrosity known as Obamacare, people signing up for health insurance can have the help of Navigators – people with little  Source: