One of the fastest growing crimes in the U.S. is identity theft. With the ever-growing use of electronic banking and payment methods, criminals are finding new and more creative ways of stealing from their victims.

In order to help keep from being taken in by identity theft, the Danville Police Department has posted a new flyer on how to keep your information safe from ID thieves.

The flyer is available online here

For more information, contact Crime Prevention Specialist Mike Wells at (925) 314-3707 or mwells@danville.ca.gov.