Identity theft is terrible, no matter whom it happens to, but it seems even more offensive when it’s carried out against a child. Keep watch for these signs that your child has been the victim of identity theft.
The Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn’t look like that trend will change anytime soon.
Many Americans like to believe that identity theft won’t happen to them, but the staggering statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics prove otherwise.
The homeowner told CBS2’s Tom Wait he’s stunned by the brazen nature of the crime.
A woman was caught on a surveillance camera on Wednesday night digging plants up from a local business, placing them in a shopping cart, and walking away.
The victim, who wished only to be identified as James, says he discovered an identified woman had swiped a UPS package from his front porch while he was home Tuesday after watching back home security video.
A Hesperia woman came home from a vacation last week to find her apartment had been ransacked.
Authorities Monday were investigating a topless thief who tried to steal merchandise from a San Gabriel Valley mall.
Police say the man cut a window screen and climbed through the victim’s window.
A woman was caught on video stealing mail and packages from a secure condominium complex in West Hollywood.
“There’s not a day that goes by that I don’t think about her,” says Karen Brown about her daughter.
A Marina del Rey man has been convicted on charges related to a rapidly-growing high-tech crime known as synthetic identity theft, according to an exclusive KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO report.
Carra Robertson wrote a letter to the Thousand Oaks Acorn but the missive was written to be a message to the person or persons who took her property.
Police Tuesday released security camera photos of a woman suspected of stealing two laptop computers and an iPad tablet from a Glendale elementary school.
Prosecutors say Marcel Melanson was sentenced Monday to three years and four months in prison. He also must pay more than a half-million dollars in fines and restitution.