One crime that is on the increase in the early 21st century is stealing another person's identity and using it inappropriately. Here is some critical information that should prove helpful in limiting the damage if you or someone you know is the victim of identity theft.
The site for the United States Department of Justice contains details on defining internet fraud, what to do about it, and where to go to get more information. You can visit the site at Internet Fraud Gov.
Information on this flyer was obtained from several sources on the internet and the contact information was current as of mid-October, 2001. Addresses and telephone numbers change periodically and internet searches may be the best source for the most current information.