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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.

AgencyReasons to ContactContact Information
New Hampshire Attorney GeneralState credit/security freeze

Phone: (603) 271-3658

NH Secretary of StateContact for situation of voter fraud and issues regarding businesses.Website:
NH Division of Motor VehiclesIssues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrationsWebsite:


NH Department of Health and Human ServicesAgency for welfare, foster care, disability, and social services.Website:


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.

LawWhat it Addresses



Laws outlining identity theft and personal identifying information (PII), the jurisdiction identity theft can be prosecuted in and the penalties after prosecution.
§359-H:1 through H:6Use of spyware to obtain PII.


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.
§359-B:29Law enforcement is required to take reports of identity theft.
§359-ILaw regarding civil suits and court orders regarding identity theft.
§359-B-23 through B-26Laws regarding application and terms of a credit freeze.
§359-C-20Law regarding breaching of information and security.