Fastest-growing crime in the nation is..

Wainwright Jeffers

5/15/2010 – ALBANY, GA (WALB)

It’s the fastest-growing crime in the nation, identity theft. Last year, more than 11 million Americans reported they were victims. A South Georgia woman talked to WALB-TV about her ordeal after she found out someone at her doctor’s office used her identity to get a loan. “You feel violated, that’s something that’s important to you,” said Sylvia Cunningham, Identity Theft Victim.

One in every 10 American consumers has already been victimized by identity theft. It happened to Sylvia Cunningham twice. “Recently one of my creditors called me and said another creditor called and wanted to…