Name Of The Game: Top 10 States For Identity Theft

10. Alabama

Alabama ranked 10th in the FTC's 2012 Consumer Sentinel Network report. The state had 104.9 identity theft complaints per 100,000 people. Alabama ranked 12th in the 2011 report. Last month an Alabama man who worked at the Social Security Administration was sentenced to 70 months in prison in an identity theft scheme. The man reportedly used an account to steal about $325,000 in the scheme.

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