Identity Theft News


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Center for Identity Management
and Information Protection
Dr. Donald Rebovich,
Executive Director
Utica College
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502

November 2015 News Archive

Chicago Tribune , November 28, 2015

Man charged with stealing Deerfield resident's identity in credit card scheme

By Steve Sadin

Matthew T. Maciejewski, 35, of Chicago, was arrested by Deerfield police Nov. 13 and charged with identity theft and fraudulent use of a credit card. He was picked up in Harwood Heights on a warrant issued six months earlier by a Lake County Criminal Court judge, according to Deerfield police reports. full article

November 6, 2015

2 arrested in Oakhurst during identity theft investigation

By Troy Pope

Two Oakhurst residents were arrested Tuesday during an investigation into a string of burglaries, identity theft and fraud, the Madera County Sheriff's Office said. full article

November 5, 2015

Child Identity Theft: Your Child Could Be Next

By Isabella Moller

It's becoming more common for hackers to take this personal information and use it as their own. And now they've schemed something else, taking your child's identity. full article

Cab driver accused of identity theft enters guilty plea

By Jason Knowles

A cab driver accused of stealing passenger debit and credit cards has entered a guilty plea. The ABC7 I-Team exposed the driver and the elaborate scheme a year ago. That cab driver in question faced several counts of felony identity theft. full article