Identity Theft is the fastest growing crime in the nation! It is best defined as the illegal possession or use of your personal information to obtain credit, goods or services, work, benefits, access your existing accounts or even commit crimes using your name.
If you are a Danville resident or work in Danville and become a victim of identity theft, make your preliminary report with the Danville Police Department and your case will be forwarded to and investigated by the jurisdiction where the crime occurred. Please visit the following links for resources to help protect yourself from ID Theft or recover your good name once you have become a victim.
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Identity Theft Prevention
Below, find helpful documents on preventing Identity Theft