State of Wyoming

The following state government agencies can provide information about any state-specific
identity theft situation and/or help you with any state-specific fraud.

Agency

Reasons to Contact

Contact Information

Wyoming Attorney General

State credit/security freeze information

www.dwt.com/files/Uploads/Documents/Publications/
Wyoming%20Security%20Freeze.pdf

Phone:  (307) 777-7841

WY Secretary of State

Contact for issues regarding businesses, elections and investing

Website: soswy.state.wy.us/

WY Department of Revenue

Contact for issues regarding businesses and state tax issues

Website: revenue.wyo.gov/ 

WY Department of Transportation

Issues Driver’s Licenses and vehicle registrations.

Website:  www.dot.state.wy.us/home.html

WY Department of Social Services

Agency for social services, child support, homeless assistance, family and medical aid.

Website: dfsweb.wyo.gov/social-services

  

Identity Theft Laws

While the ITRC does not give legal advice, we have provided a list of known identity theft laws that may help you.
We suggest that you share this information with an attorney or legal representative if you are going to pursue criminal or civil charges.

Law

What it Addresses

§6-3-901

Law outlining identity theft and personal identifying information (PII), the jurisdiction identity theft can be prosecuted in and the penalties after prosecution.

§6-3-901

40-12-509

Victims of criminal identity theft may petition a court for a factual declaration of innocence. AG’s office may create and maintain a database of criminal identity theft victims.

40-12-501

Law regarding freezing credit reports.

40-12-501

Law regarding security breaches.

§6-3-802

§6-3-803

Unlawful obtaining, forging payment cards. Use of scanning device to obtain PII from payment cards.

 

 

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