Maine Identity Theft Resources

Maine Identity Theft

In Maine, identity theft (referred to in the statutes as “Misuse of Identification”) occurs when a person knowingly or intentionally uses another individual’s personal identifying documents or information without authorization in order to obtain confidential information, property or services.   The law itself is codified in Maine Statute § 17-A §905-A

 

Points of Contact

Office of the Attorney General
6 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: (207) 626-8800
Website: http://www.maine.gov/ag/index.shtml

Maine Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection
35 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04330-0035
Phone: (207) 624-8527
Toll Free: (800) 332-8529 (in Maine)
Fax:  (207) 582-7699
Website:  http://www.maine.gov/pfr/consumercredit/index.shtml 

Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
221 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Phone: 207-287-3707
Fax:     207-287-3005
Website:  http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/

Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles
Office of Investigations
29 State House Station 
Augusta, Maine 04333
Phone:  (207) 624-9000 ext 52144
Fax: (207) 624-9258
Website: http://www.maine.gov/sos/bmv/ 
 
 

Other Resources for Identity Theft in Maine

Maine AG Identity Theft Page 

 Maine Secretary of State ID Fraud Page

Maine Consumer Law Guide

Maine Identity Theft Safety Sheet

Additional Maine Identity Theft Resources

 

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