Identity Theft

Driving Record or Driver's License Issues


If you believe that you are the victim of identity theft and there is fraudulent information on your driving record and/or license, following these steps.

Obtain a Copy Of Your Driving Record


You should get a certified copy of your driving record. Visit the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles website to obtain a copy or to learn more. The fee is $6 for a certified copy.

You may also visit your local SCDMV field office. Contact the SCDMV by email at fraud@scdmv.net by phone at 803-896-9688.

File a Police Report

File a police report with your local law enforcement or at the police department where the identity theft occurred.

Fraud & Identity Theft


Follow one of the following steps to report identity theft.

Fraud Alert


Place a Fraud Alert by contacting the 3 consumer reporting companies:

File a Complaint


  • You may File a Complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
  • Call 1-877-ID-THEFT
  • Write to:
    Identity Theft Clearinghouse - Federal Trade Commission
    600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
    Washington, DC, 20580.
  • Visit www.identitytheft.gov

Other Options


You may close any bank accounts or credit card accounts that may have been compromised. You may also choose to file a police report.