Dozens of law enforcement Web pages list names, addresses, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, heights and weights — everything an identity thief needs to impersonate a victim. Sometimes there’s even a photo. The dossiers belong to prison inmates and wanted criminals; the sites that list them have become user-friendly shopping malls for identity thieves.Records regarding bankruptcies may also be available online, and may include social security numbers.
Tuesday, May 14, 2002
One of the best sources for people interested in "borrowing" someone's identity for a short period of time might just be the government:
Posted by William Slawski at 7:58 PM