North Carolina driver licenses and vehicle registrations contain private information that is susceptible to identity theft and identity fraud. The License & Theft Bureau investigates crimes in which someone wrongfully obtains a North Carolina issued credential or vehicle title by submitting or using fraudulent information.
The agency uses the latest technologies to uncover identity theft and investigate cases using facial recognition software.
Anyone who believes their information has been used to fraudulently obtain a driver license or ID card should contact the License & Theft Bureau by:
Identity theft should also be reported
online to the Federal Trade Commission or by calling (877) 438-4338.