The organizations want parents to have the knowledge to be able to choose a proper service for their child’s ID Kit without putting their child at additional risk for identity theft. SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) JUNE 28, 2016 – Child ID Kits are recommended by law enforcement agencies and many child advocacy agencies, but including the […]

SAN DIEGO and LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) and First Orion today announced users of the PrivacyStar app and applications powered by the PrivacyStar service will have immediate and direct access to free victim assistance should a fraud or identity theft attempt occur. PrivacyStar is the only service to include […]

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – September 14, 2015 – The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) released a free mobile app on September 14, 2015 which is now available for download on Android and iOS devices. The ID Theft Help app, which was funded by a grant from the Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), […]

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – January 12, 2015 – The number of U.S. data breaches tracked in 2014 hit a record high of 783 in 2014, according to a recent report released by the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) and sponsored by IDT911™.  This represents a substantial hike of 27.5 percent over the number of breaches reported in 2013 […]

WASHINGTON, DC – Federal Trade Commissioner Terrell McSweeny recently spoke at an event hosted by the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) to highlight the growing threat of identity theft and its widespread effects on victims. The event coincided with the release of ITRC’s annual report on Identity Theft: The Aftermath 2013, which explores the impact the […]

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The ITRC, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to the understanding of identity theft and related issues, announced recently that Robert Siciliano, CEO of IDTheftSecurity.com, will serve on its Board of Directors. Siciliano, with more than 30 years of experience in this field, will bring his vast knowledge to the ITRC Board and […]

The Identity Theft Resource Center® (ITRC) today announced a partnership with IDT911™ (IDentity Theft 911®) for their corporate sponsorship of ITRC’s Breach List, supplemental reports and related research efforts involving data breach incidents. Together, the two organizations will drive awareness regarding the growing number of data breaches and the potential risk of identity theft, which may plague a consumer […]

(11/8/2013) – The ITRC, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to the understanding of identity theft and related issues, announced today that Susan Grant, Director of Consumer Protection with the Consumer Federation of America, will serve on its Board of Directors. Ms. Grant, who also heads the CFA’s Consumer Protection Institute, brings her many years of […]

(9/18/2013) – The Identity Theft Resource Center, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to the understanding of identity theft and related issues, announced today that Paul Bond, Partner with Reed Smith LLP, will serve on its Board of Directors. Paul is a leader in Reed Smith’s rapidly expanding Data Privacy, Security & Management group and will […]

The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) has released a new video explaining medical identity theft. The purpose of the video is to educate the public about the many issues surrounding this topic.  The video was shot as part of an ongoing campaign to increase awareness about medical identity theft.  The campaign was made possible through […]