Social Security numbers appear on Medicare cards. Federal legislation proposed last year would have changed that, but it failed.
Identity thieves are filing people’s taxes and stealing the refund money. It’s become the biggest scam of the tax season.
A nurse who stole patients’ identities will not go to jail but will serve 6 years in community corrections.
The man known as the Break Room Bandit is now charged with burglary and identity theft.
The police chief of Platteville in Weld County has resigned and is now facing embezzlement and identity theft charges.
Investigators call it “a prolific criminal enterprise” and now the identity theft ring has been shut down.
Police are asking for help finding five more people they say were involved in an identity theft ring.
Jefferson County investigators say Cassandra Ghirardi stole from people’s mailboxes and then used their personal information to create phony checks.
Coloradans are among the hundreds or possibly thousands of people who have been contacted by scammers who are phishing for bank account information.
A scam that targets customers of Wells Fargo has started to appear in Colorado.