Identity Theft Victims Issued FinancialPassports
LAS VEGAS - (12/26/05) The Nevada AttorneyGenerals office announced last week it will start issuingpassports to victims of identity theft to help themprove their identity was stolen. The so-called passports are partof the states new identity theft law, which takes effectJan. 1. The aim is to to help victims restore their credit orresolve any criminal charges brought against them as a result oftheir stolen identity. Victims must report the theft of theiridentities to police, then apply to the attorney generalsoffice to obtain the passports.