Identity theft is a costly and growing crime both on and off college campuses in the United States. From the theft of credit card numbers and other personal information by professional criminals and crime syndicates who hack into legitimate corporations' computer systems to internet scams like spoofing and phishing, you need to take identity theft seriously.

If you believe you may be the victim of identity theft, the information contained in this packet may prove to be useful to you. In addition, you should contact the Bucknell Department of Public Safety or your home-town police agency to initiate an investigation into the offense. Complete this form in its entirety and provide it to the officer who takes your initial report or to the investigator conducting the follow up investigation.