Credit Freezes Are Now Free, Starting TodayIn the wake of hacking attacks and major data breaches that have even affected Equifax, a nationwide credit reporting agency, a new law that goes into effect today makes it free to request a freeze on a consumer’s credit file.
Nationwide Manhunt For Grandmother Accused Of Murder, Identity TheftA nationwide manhunt is underway for a 56-year-old Minnesota woman wanted for two murders and stealing the identity of one of her victims.
ICE Attorney Charged With Stealing Immigrants' IdentitiesThe chief counsel for the ICE Seattle field office was charged with stealing the identities of seven people who were involved in immigration proceedings.
2 Women On Probation For Burglary Arrested On Suspicion Of Massive Crime Spree In FontanaSo far, Fontana police have identified 250 victims.
2 ID Theft Suspects Captured in ColtonThey are accused of stealing thousands of dollars through mail and identity theft.
How To Avoid Becoming Victim Of Credit Card SkimmingExperts say skimming happens at ATM's and gas stations most often.
Burbank Police Seek 'Burberry Bandit' Suspected In Theft Of $40,000 In Goods And CashA woman used ID theft to open credit lines, then went on a shopping spree that included Burberry handbags. She also stole about $30,000 in cash. The ID theft victim is a Burbank resident and public school teacher.
Identity Theft Victim Confronts Couple She Alleges Racked Up Thousands Using Her CreditAn identity theft victim took matters into her own hands after she says she found the people suspected of ripping her off.
32 Gang Members, Associates Indicted In $14.3M ID Theft, Tax Fraud SchemeThirty-two members and associates of a Long Beach street gang have been indicted on charges of operating a $14.3 million identity theft and tax fraud scheme, authorities said Monday.
Public's Help Sought In Search For Fairfax District Burglary SuspectsLAPD officers say surveillance video shows a male and female suspect breaking into an apartment building on Wetherly Drive near Doheny Drive and going through the mailboxes around 3 a.m. May 11.
2 Store Owners Charged In $1.3M Cell Phone Insurance Fraud Scheme Officials Wednesday announced two cell phone store owners have been charged for their involvement in an insurance fraud scheme that amounted to over $1 million.
Lancaster Couple Says They Were Victimized By Woman Accused Of Identity TheftA Lancaster couple says they were victimized by a woman who authorities suspect engaged in multiple counts of identity theft.
Hunt Is On To Find Thief Who Stole A Dying Woman's Identity, CashJust one day before 50-year-old Kate took her final breath, Sullivan says she was in the hospital when her cell phone rang.
Investigators Say Identity-Theft Suspect Had 74 AliasesCathryn Parker, 72, was arrested last month after she reportedly gave a deputy a false name when she was pulled over for a traffic violation.
Woman Arrested On Suspicion Of Committing Identity Theft In LancasterA 62-year-old woman remained in custody Friday on suspicion of committing identity theft over the course of several years.