JD Sheriff's Office on identity theft protection

JEFF DAVIS PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office says they deal with identity theft year-round.

It's something that can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. Recently, the store Target was a victim. They say some 40 million in-store customers were affected.

So how can you protect yourself from fraud?

KPLC's Erica Bivens will have the story on 7 News at Six.