FTC Releases Announcement on Identity Theft
04/27/2017 10:55 PM EDT

Original release date: April 27, 2017
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recommends that consumers who are affected by identity theft file a report at IdentityTheft.gov—a one-stop resource to help you report and recover from identity theft. Information provided there includes checklists, sample letters, and links to other resources.

US-CERT encourages consumers to learn about identity theft by reviewing FTC’s blog post (http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/blog/most-id-theft-victims-dont-need-police-report) and US-CERT’s Tip on Preventing and Responding to Identity Theft.