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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
North Dakota Attorney GeneralState credit/security freeze

Phone: (701) 328-2210

ND Secretary of StateContact for issues regarding voting and lawsWebsite:
ND Tax CommissionerContact for issues regarding taxesWebsite:

Declaration of Identity

ND Department of TransportationIssues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrationsWebsite:


ND Department of 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.
§51-27-10Law defining and criminalizing phishing.
51-30Law regarding security breaches putting consumers at risk of identity theft.
§51-31-04Law regarding criminal identity theft and the removal of fraudulent charges.


Laws regarding application and terms of a credit freeze and fraud alerts.
§51-31Law enforcement officers are required to take any report of identity theft and provide a copy of the report to the complainant at no charge.