Identity theft is stealing an individual’s identity, can be both financial as well as non financial, in order to defraud or to obtain some financial benefits.
- Identity theft in Delaware is generally placed under class D felony act.
- Identity theft coupled with criminal impersonation can be placed under class- A misdemeanor act.
- According to Delaware Identity theft laws, courts can impose some penalties like the Incarceration, Fines, restitution and probation on the persons found guilty in diverse aspects of identity thefts.
- According to the Delaware penal code, Ann.tit.11, §854, a huge monetary restitution can be imposed by the courts on the person pleading over a sentencing punishment.