Stolen Identity. Legal news and articles for August 22 - 31, 2015

Couple arrested for identity theft in Iredell, Mecklenburg CountyMatthew Ryncarz, Fusion IONZ Founder, Victim of Identity TheftKeep it real: Minors at risk of identity theft when obtaining fake IDs onlineAshley Madison Users Face Threats of Blackmail and Identity TheftLights and Sirens: Report of identity theft was madeGuard against falling victim to identity theftBuchanan woman charged with identity theftStolen identity: Chaffetz victim of tax return scamWhen identity theft isn't newsCortlandt man charged with identity theftJoe Biden's Son Hunter Denies Having Ashley Madison Account: Someone Stole My ...Stolen identity: Congressman Jason Chaffetz is victim of tax return scamHow To Protect Your Credit Score When You Are An Identity Theft VictimAttempted identity theft against ECU students already reportedLockport woman reports identity stolen

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Joe Biden's Son Hunter Denies Having Ashley Madison Account: Someone Stole My ...
E! OnlineAugust 25, 2015

After hackers revealed an Ashley Madison account linked to Hunter Biden's email address, Vice President Joe Biden's son is denying he has ever used the adultery website. The married father of three released a statement saying, "I am certain that the ...more »

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Couple arrested for identity theft in Iredell, Mecklenburg County
WBTVAugust 31, 2015

A North Carolina couple is facing multiple counts of identity theft after using stolen bank cards in Mecklenburg and Iredell County, deputies say. A woman said she found 18 fraudulent uses of her debit and credit cards in Iredell in Mecklenburg ...more »

Matthew Ryncarz, Fusion IONZ Founder, Victim of Identity Theft
PR Newswire (press release)August 31, 2015

If a criminal commits a crime with a stolen identity, the crime will be reported and added to the criminal record of the innocent person, not the criminal. Most law abiding citizens won't know this has happened until they are served with an arrest ...more »

Keep it real: Minors at risk of identity theft when obtaining fake IDs online
WatertownDailyTimes.comAugust 29, 2015

While never smiled upon by law enforcement authorities, young people have long looked upon obtaining fake identification as a rite of passage. Having a phony driver's license meant a minor could ... He said investigators with the state Department of ...more »

Ashley Madison Users Face Threats of Blackmail and Identity Theft
New York TimesAugust 27, 2015

Scammers and extortionists have been combing for targets through the data on 30 million to 40 million Ashley Madison users, stolen by a group calling itself The Impact Team and dumped online earlier this month. Police officials in Toronto said they had ...more »

Lights and Sirens: Report of identity theft was made
Bucyrus Telegraph ForumAugust 27, 2015

Officers are investigating a report of identity theft from the 900 block of Maple Street. 6:01 p.m.. A report of a dog bite in the Dudley Street area was investigated. 6:28 p.m.. Officers conducted a civil stand by in the 700 block of E. Rensselaer ...more »

Guard against falling victim to identity theft
Pacific Daily NewsAugust 27, 2015

Never ignore the IRS notices. Your wages could be garnished. You should call the AG's Consumer Protection Division at 475-3324, ext. 3320. The AG's office works with an IRS taxpayers' advocate to help clear things up for the victims, but ID theft ...more »

Buchanan woman charged with identity theft
The Journal News | LoHud.comAugust 26, 2015

Gracio was arraigned in Peekskill City Court on felony charges of second-degree forgery, second-degree identity theft, and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, police said. She was released on $2,500 bail and is scheduled to appear in ...more »

Stolen identity: Chaffetz victim of tax return scam
GOPUSAAugust 26, 2015

IRS_logo SALT LAKE CITY - Rep. Jason Chaffetz tried to file his federal income tax return this year only to find out someone beat him to it. Like millions of Americans, the Utah Republican was the victim of identity theft. "I went to file an electronic ...more »

When identity theft isn't news
Deseret NewsAugust 26, 2015

Two victims of the breach, Becky Welborn and Wendy Windrich, have started what they hope will be a class action lawsuit against the IRS, alleging the problems could have been avoided if the agency had just followed the recommendations of auditors.more »

Cortlandt man charged with identity theft
The Journal News | LoHud.comAugust 26, 2015

Police said the stolen credit cards were then used at various locations in southern Westchester. Hassan was charged with first-degree identity theft, a felony, and two counts of third-degree unlawful possession of personal identification information, ...more »

Joe Biden's Son Hunter Denies Having Ashley Madison Account: Someone Stole My ...
E! OnlineAugust 25, 2015

After hackers revealed an Ashley Madison account linked to Hunter Biden's email address, Vice President Joe Biden's son is denying he has ever used the adultery website. The married father of three released a statement saying, "I am certain that the ...more »

Stolen identity: Congressman Jason Chaffetz is victim of tax return scam
Deseret NewsAugust 24, 2015

In this June 16, 2015, file photo, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Chaffetz tried to file his federal income tax return this year only to find out someone beat ...more »

How To Protect Your Credit Score When You Are An Identity Theft Victim
ForbesAugust 24, 2015

Identity theft is a frightening crime that continues to dominate the headlines. Barely a month goes by without another major breach in the news. According to TransUnion, 19 people fall victim to identity theft every minute. There are three big risks ...more »

Attempted identity theft against ECU students already reported
WNCTAugust 24, 2015

ECU freshman Jodi McDougal said the thought of having her identity stolen is scary and has led her to take some precautions. “If it's not sent from the organization that I know of then I'm usually just going to kind of go around it,” she said. ECU ...more »

Lockport woman reports identity stolen
East Niagara PostAugust 22, 2015

TOWN OF LOCKPORT — A Royal Parkway South resident told Niagara County Sheriff's deputies that someone had opened credit accounts in her name. The woman said she had received two separate credit card readers in the mail on Monday. The first one ...more »

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