Stolen Identity. Legal news and articles for September 27 - 29, 2012

Man arrested after crashing stolen van near Cornelius, deputies sayRetirees tell more stories of stolen Social Security paymentsNigerian couple jailed for identity theft, tax and ...Nigerian couple tried to claim £3.8m in 'eye watering' benefits scam using ...Employee Charged With Using Stolen Credit Card Number To Pay His BillsPuppy stolen from Montco store returned, suspect still at largeI-Team: Medical ID Theft On The Rise, Could Put Lives In DangerHuntsville police blotterExclusive: Routine traffic stop leads to large stolen property investigationRenoir artwork from flea market now thought stolenSomeone Stole Shriners' CarsKeep Your Identity: Children's Social Security numbers often more at risk than ...Exclusive: Routine traffic stop leads to large stolen property investigationJason Bateman has his identity stolen in 'Identity Thief' trailerHow Seriously Are You Taking Identity Security?

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Man stole doctor's ID, saw 500 patients: Sheriff
TODAYonlineSeptember 3, 2012

COLUMBIA (South Carolina) - A man stole a physician's identity and pretended to be a doctor for a year in South Carolina, and now investigators are combing through medical records to see whether he harmed any of the hundreds of patients he treated, ...more »

Westchester woman charged with identity theft netting thousands of dollars
Mid-Hudson NewsSeptember 18, 2012

If convicted, Chiara Hudson, 24, faces up to seven years in state prison in her scam in which she allegedly stole the identities of four taxpayers and used 16 different identities to attempt to collect Labor Department benefits. Hudson was charged with ...more »

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Man arrested after crashing stolen van near Cornelius, deputies say
OregonLive.comSeptember 29, 2012

A 26-year-old man is being taken to the hospital and then will be booked into jail after crashing a stolen van into a ditch near Cornelius. Washington County deputies are still working to confirm the identity of the driver who crashed a blue 1996 ...more »

Retirees tell more stories of stolen Social Security payments
Tampabay.comSeptember 29, 2012

She can't think of anything either of them did to expose their private information to identity thieves. That was the case, consistently, with those who reported their loss to the Times. People could remember giving ID numbers to doctors' offices. But ...more »

Nigerian couple jailed for identity theft, tax and ...
Indepth AfricaSeptember 29, 2012

A Nigerian couple who tried to claim £3.8million in an 'eye-watering' benefits scam using 1,400 stolen identities have been jailed for a total of almost 10 years. Adeola Thomas, 38, assisted by his partner, Abimbola Abiola, 34, managed to pocket £87 ...more »

Nigerian couple tried to claim £3.8m in 'eye watering' benefits scam using ...
Daily MailSeptember 28, 2012

A Nigerian couple who tried to claim £3.8million in an 'eye-watering' benefits scam using 1,400 stolen identities have been jailed for a total of almost 10 years. Adeola Thomas, 38, assisted by his partner, Abimbola Abiola, 34, managed to pocket £87 ...more »

Employee Charged With Using Stolen Credit Card Number To Pay His Bills
WITNSeptember 28, 2012

An employee of a Pitt County business is accused of stealing a credit card number and then using it 18 different times, including paying some of his own bills. Jerry Carroll of Greenville is charged with embezzlement, 18 counts of identity theft and 18 ...more »

Puppy stolen from Montco store returned, suspect still at large
6abc.comSeptember 28, 2012

Anyone knowing the identity of the male suspect or similar incidents is requested to contact Detective Andrew Moretti at 610-279-1901 or amoretti@plymouthtownship.org. (Copyright ©2012 WPVI-TV/DT. All Rights Reserved.) Get more Local/State ». Tags: ...more »

I-Team: Medical ID Theft On The Rise, Could Put Lives In Danger
CBS LocalSeptember 28, 2012

BOSTON (CBS) – We've all heard of identity theft and having our financial information stolen. But now there's a new, scary twist on this crime. Thieves are stealing medical identities, and that's leaving victims with big bills and the potential for ...more »

Huntsville police blotter
al.com (blog)September 28, 2012

Reuben Drive: A computer was stolen from a school in the 2000 block between 1:15 and 2 p.m. Sept. 21. The theft was not reported to police until Wednesday. Trail Ridge Road: A 20-year-old woman reported her identity stolen between Feb. 4 and 3 p.m. ...more »

Exclusive: Routine traffic stop leads to large stolen property investigation
KOIN Local 6September 27, 2012

...stolen items after a Wednesday traffic stop, police said. Officer David Staab, an identity theft investigator with the Portland Police Bureau, said on Wednesday patrol officers stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Southeast 114th Avenue and ...more »

Renoir artwork from flea market now thought stolen
WISSeptember 27, 2012

Columbia Police officers say a woman arrested late Tuesday evening and after allegedly cutting two other women with a sharp object at the main branch of the Richland County Public Library will face additional charges after she lied about her identity...more »

Someone Stole Shriners' Cars
NBC ConnecticutSeptember 27, 2012

Those vehicles are part of the Shriner motor pool identity and someone stole three of the vehicles from a local branch. Between Tuesday evening and Thursday afternoon, someone broke into the Sphinx Shriners Motor Patrol of Newington's their car ...more »

Keep Your Identity: Children's Social Security numbers often more at risk than ...
Naples Daily NewsSeptember 27, 2012

According to a recent study at Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab, identity theft had impacted 10 percent of the children surveyed. That is not a typo. One in 10 children of the 43,000 studied had their identity stolen. Much of the identity theft that ...more »

Exclusive: Routine traffic stop leads to large stolen property investigation
KOIN Local 6September 27, 2012

...stolen items after a Wednesday traffic stop, police said. Officer David Staab, an identity theft investigator with the Portland Police Bureau, said on Wednesday patrol officers stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Southeast 114th Avenue and ...more »

Jason Bateman has his identity stolen in 'Identity Thief' trailer
GameZoneSeptember 27, 2012

Identity theft is not funny — unless it happens to Jason Bateman. Then, it's really funny. Jason Bateman is starring in Identity Theft as Sandy, a man who has his identity stolen by Melissa McCarthy's character Diana, who's posing as him. She's living ...more »

How Seriously Are You Taking Identity Security?
Business 2 CommunitySeptember 27, 2012

Identity fraud is so common, unfortunately, that you can probably think of someone off of the top of your head who has experienced it. Maybe you, yourself, have even had your identity stolen. For someone I know, the charges started out very small – a ...more »

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