Identity Theft laws in District of Columbia

Provided by ID Safety in partnership with International Association of Chiefs of Police and Bank of America

Credit Freeze Law in District of Columbia

  • Effective Date: July 1, 2007
  • Applies to all consumers
  • $10 for an initial placement, free for victims of ID theft; no fees to remove permanently or temporarily.
  • For instructions on how to place a security freeze in Washington DC:
  • Place the freeze over the phone
    • Equifax - 800-685-1111
    • Experian - 888-397-3742
    • TransUnion - 800-680-7289

Contacts in District of Columbia

Credit Reporting Agencies (CRAs) - Please refer to ITRC Solution 2:  Credit Reporting Agencies Contact Information

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