To catch an ID thief

Monday, 11 July 2005, 11:50 AM EST

The Identity Theft Assistance Center, which aids victims of identity-theft fraud, said last week that it will share data with the Federal Trade Commission to help law enforcement catch ID thieves.

The FTC will place information collected from the center in its Consumer Sentinel database, which more than 1,300 federal, state, and local law-enforcement agencies can access.

By Steven Marlin at InformationWeek.

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