West Virginia Identity Theft Resources

West Virginia Identity Theft

West Virginia law defines identity theft as  the unauthorized use of someone’s personal identifying information in order to perpetrate a fraud.  The statute itself is West Virginia Code § 61-3-54.


Points of Contact

Office of the Attorney General
State Capitol Complex,
Bldg. 1, Room E-26
Charleston, WV 25305
Phone: (304) 558-2021
Fax:  (304) 558-0140
Website: http://www.wvago.gov/

WV State Privacy Office
100 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
Phone:  (304) 558-7000
Fax:  (304) 558-7001
Website:  http://www.privacy.wv.gov/Pages/default.aspx

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources
State Capitol Complex, Building 3 Room 206
Charleston, WV 25305
Phone: (304) 558-0684
Fax: (304) 558-1130
Website: http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/

West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles
Phone (304) 926-3871
Toll-Free 1-800-642-9066
Fax (304) 926-3884
E-mail dot.dmvcommissioner@wv.gov 
Website: http://www.transportation.wv.gov/dmv/Pages/default.aspx

Other Resources for Identity Theft in West Virginia

West Virginia AG Identity Theft Page

State Privacy Office Identity Theft Page

West Virginia Identity Theft Safety Sheet