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Contact Law Enforcement. A. Remember identity theft is a crime. So the first thing you should do is contact your local law enforcement agency and generate a report of the theft. Be prepared to... more
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If someone has taken a piece of your personal identification without your permission, such as your social security number or credit card number, you may be a victim of identity theft. The thief may... more
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They used to shoot horse thieves in the old west. Carjackers usually get at least some time. However, identity theft seems rampant in our new Century and rarely do we hear about harsh treatment.... more
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