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Oftentimes victims of identity theft do not realize they’re victims until they’re notified by a debt collector–and that’s when the real nightmare begins.

The Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute Can Help You

5 quick tips on avoiding the fastest growing crime in america

If you’ve ever had your identity stolen, you know it can take a lot of time, money and effort to get your life back. And rarely are things  the same again. That’s why it’s important to take precautionary steps today that will help you avoid becoming a victim of identity theft.

The Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute is leading the charge in our state to educate and inform our residents on the growing dangers of identity theft. Virginia Sheriffs are the only law enforcement officials elected by the people of Virginia, and with the support of citizens like you, Virginia Sheriffs and Deputies are fighting identity theft and catching the perpetrators.

We’ve created an electronic guide titled “5 Quick Tips to Avoid Identity Theft.” You can receive a free copy just by filling out this short form.

Promoting Crime Prevention and Public Safety

For more than 75 years, the not-for-profit Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute has been working with Virginia Sheriffs, Deputies, and citizens to promote crime prevention and public safety efforts throughout our Commonwealth.

The purpose of the Virginia Sheriffs’ Institute is to encourage charitable and educational activities among the Sheriffs and their Deputies within the Commonwealth of Virginia in all phases of law enforcement practices, procedure, and technique; to educate the public in the observance of law and order; and to do any and all things to promote the enforcement of law and order and the suppression of crime.

Get Your Free Guide Now!

Learn what you should do if you believe you are a victim of identity theft and get important preventative tips, too.