The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific
identity theft situations and/or help you clear any state-specific fraud.
|Agency||Reasons to Contact||Contact Information|
|Alaska Attorney General||State credit freeze information||www.law.alaska.gov/department/civil/consumer/4548.html
Phone: (907) 269-5100
|AK Department of Corrections||Clear up a false jail or prison sentence due to criminal identity theft.||Website: www.correct.state.ak.us/|
|AK Division of Motor Vehicles Fraud Department||Issues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrations.||Website: www.state.ak.us/dmv/
Phone: (907) 269-5559
|AK Department of Social Services||Contact for identity theft situations regarding welfare, food stamps, Medi-Cal and other social services.||Website: www.hss.state.ak.us/|
|AK Department of Revenue||Charged with collecting state taxes and administering tax laws.||Website: www.tax.alaska.gov/
Phone: (907) 465-2320
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|
Relating to breaches of security involving personal information, credit report and credit score, security freezes, protection of social security numbers, care of records, disposal of records, identity theft, credit cards, and debit cards, disclosure of the names and addresses of permanent fund dividend applicants, and to the jurisdiction of the office of administrative hearings.
|AS Sec. 45.48.010-090||Alaska Personal Information Protection Act – Covers a number of protections for personal information, including: data breach notification, the placing of a security freeze on consumer credit report, restrictions on the use of personal information, the disposal of records containing personal information, allowing for a factual declaration of innocence, and truncation of card information.|