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ID theft increases: What you can do to prevent it

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When Dennis Sorenson first started with the Pierce County Sheriff's Department over 25 years ago, identity theft was a crime that hardly existed.


Today, he wishes that was the case.

"We've seen a big progression of those within the last five years," said Sorenson, now a lieutenant in the sheriff's department. "Thanks to the internet, they're getting more common all the time."

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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