Reminder To Keep Your Information Safe After Arlington ID BustA discovery after a normal traffic stop in Arlington now has police warning people across the metroplex.
Arlington PD Searching For ID Theft Victims After Big BustPolice say they seized backpacks full of mail and documents and piles of credit cards and IDs -- even medical records. But, victims may not know they've been compromised.
IRS Strikes Back As Agents Make Big Dent In Identity TheftThe IRS reports that the number of identity theft victims plummeted last year after agents struggled for years to combat what has become a multibillion-dollar industry.
Study: ID Fraud Up Since Security Chips Put Into PlayIt’s a tiny chip that elicits big opinions.
Woman Blamed For ID Theft Scams In Texas, Nevada, FloridaProsecutors say a Mesquite woman has been convicted in a Texas, Nevada and Florida medical records identity theft scam with more than 1,500 victims.
Verizon: Call Records Of 'Fewer Than 500' Customers BreachedA Verizon Wireless spokeswoman says it appears that "fewer than 500 customers" had their private information accessed in 2014 in a federal computer breach case involving a former technician.
North Texan Gets Nearly 6 Years For Disabled Veteran ScamA Collin County businessman must serve nearly six years in prison for stealing a disabled veteran's identity and using the information to seek $2.7 million in government contracts.
Suspects Steal Credit Information Of 500 City EmployeesInvestigators with the Fort Worth Police Department are searching for some brazen criminals and they're asking for your help.
Group Of Southlake Women Determined To Catch Identity ThievesOnce they realized they weren't alone, they set out to discover how widespread the problem is.
Plano Purse & ID Thief Racking Up Thousands In ChargesA lot of North Texans are starting to get those holiday bills. But some are getting hit with bills a lot higher than expected because of a fraud scheme Plano police are investigating.
Free Shred-A-Thon Coming To Fort WorthBring documents and old bills for on site-shredding on October 3.
4-Year Sentence For Dallas Woman Who Posed As Hospice NurseA Dallas woman who used a stolen identity to pose as a registered nurse and allegedly treat nearly 250 hospice patients was sentenced to federal prison.

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