Identity Theft

The Northlake Police Department strives to protect its citizens from the increasing threat of identity theft. If you suspect you have been a victim of identity theft, or if you’re personal information has been stolen follow the listed instructions immediately.

  • Contact the Northlake Police Department and file a report on the unauthorized use of your personal information. Download a copy of the Identity Theft Affidavit (PDF).
  • Report unauthorized charges to the appropriate credit issuers immediately by phone and in writing. Cancel the accounts.
  • Request a copy of your credit report and review it for unauthorized account activity.
  • Contact the three primary credit reporting bureaus to have a security alert or credit freeze placed on your credit report.
  • Contact the Texas Attorney General’s Office and download the Identity Theft Victim’s Kit.