Identity Theft

  • As a victim: obtain your credit reports from the major credit bureaus?
  • Let the police know if there was any suspicious transaction on your account activities.

  • As the victim of ID Theft you can place a “Fraud Alert” on your credit report. A temporary alert (90 days) can be placed until a copy of the report is obtained (7 years).

  • File a complaint with the Internet Fraud Complaint Center

  • Watch a video on Identity Theft Prevention

  • Identity Theft Information from Maryland Attorney General