Resource For Identity Theft Victims
National Crime Victim Helpline: 1-800-FYI-CALL
     Identity theft victims face a host of urgent, immediate problems. By the time victims realize their identity has been stolen, their credit may be ruined and their employment prospects damaged. Victims may even face being arrested instead of the criminal who stole their identity.

     At the National Crime Victim Helpline (1-800-FYI-CALL), an information and referral service operated by the National Center for Victims of Crime, trained victim advocates answer questions and provide a range of services for victims of crime. Identity theft victims can receive:
IMMEDIATE SUPPORT:
HELP WITH LEGAL AND SAFETY PLANNING:
GUIDENCE AND REFERRALS TO:


Victims of identity theft may be overwhelmed by the number and complexity of the tasks they face to fully restore their identity. Helpline victim advocates prepare victims for these challenges on a one-time-only or ongoing basis.