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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
Nevada Attorney General State credit/security freeze information. ag.nv.gov/Hot_Topics/Victims/IDTheft_Laws/

Phone: (775) 684-1100

NV Secretary of State Contact for situation of voter fraud, specialty licenses and issues regarding businesses. Website: www.nvsos.gov/sos
NV Department of Motor Vehicles Issues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrations Website: www.dmvnv.com/
NV Department of Health and Human Services Agency for welfare, foster care, disability, and social services. Website: dhhs.nv.gov/

 

Specialty Resources

Resource Reasons to Contact Contact Information
Identity Theft Passport Program ID for victims if criminal identity theft to carry to identify themselves as victims to law enforcement. How to Apply: ag.nv.gov/Hot_Topics/Victims/IDTheft_Passport/

Law: §205.4561

 

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
§205.4617

§205.463

Laws outlining identity theft and personal identifying information (PII), the jurisdiction identity theft can be prosecuted in and the penalties after prosecution.
§205.464

§205.465

§205.46513

Proper use and transmission of Social Security numbers.
§205.680

§205.710

§205.750

§205.760

§205.800

§205.601

Laws regarding the improper use of payment cards and the penalties for using and selling card information. Use of skimming and scanning devices to obtain information on financial cards.
603A.200 Proper and improper destruction and disposal of information.
§205.46517 Reporting identity theft in cases of criminal charges.
§598C.300 Law regarding application and terms of a credit freeze.
§603A.220 Law regarding breaching of information and security.