State of Idaho

The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific
identity theft situation and/or help you with any state-specific fraud.

Agency

Reasons to Contact

Contact Information

Idaho Attorney General

State credit/security freeze information

www.ag.idaho.gov/consumerProtection/
generalTopics/topicSubPages/creditFreezeFAQs.html

Phone: (208) 334-2400

ID Transportation Department

Issues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrations.

Website: itd.idaho.gov/itddmv/ 

Phone:  (208) 334-8000 

ID Department of Corrections

Clear up a false jail or prison sentence due to criminal identity theft.

Website: corrections.state.id.us/

Phone: (208) 658-2000

ID Department of Health and Welfare

Contact for identity theft situations regarding welfare, food stamps, Medicare and other social services.

Website: healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/

ID Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs

To check the authenticity of a business, check on the status of professional licenses, notary public and legal licenses

Website: sos.idaho.gov/

 

Identity Theft Laws

While the ITRC does not give legal advice, we have provided a list of known identity theft laws that may help you.
We suggest that you share this information with an attorney or legal representative if you are going to pursue criminal or civil charges.

Law

What it Addresses

§ 18-3124

Fraudulent use of financial cards and numbers.

§ 18-3125

Criminal possession of financial card/ numbers and forgeries.

 § 18-3126

Illegal use of personal identifying information (PII).

§ 18-3127

Receiving or possessing fraudulently obtained goods or services.

§ 48-603E

Law defining spam.

Title 28 Ch. 51

Law outlining identity theft.

28-51-104

Law outlining breaches and how to notify consumers.

SB 1380

Law outlining how to apply for a credit freeze in Idaho.

 

 

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