Not all fraud is identity theft, but all identity theft is fraud.
Fraud may include the manufacture of counterfeit documents, the use of a false identity or fraudulently obtaining a Colorado document in any other person's name for unlawful purposes. Identity theft as identified in Colorado Revised Statute [C.R.S.] 18-5-902, defines the unlawful use or possession of personal identifying information, financial identifying information, or the financial device of another.
Please visit the following pages for identity theft prevention and victim assistance:
For more information, email at InvestigationsUnit@dor.state.co.us or call 303-205-8383.