The Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office is getting reports of Unemployment Fraud. They offer some tips if this happens to you.
1. Contact your employer to make sure they are aware of the fraud.
2. File a report with the Washington State Employment Security Department (ESD.WA.GOV).
3. File a police report.
4. File a report with the Federal Trade Commission (IDENTITYTHEFT.GOV).
5. Submit a fraud alert to the credit reporting companies (Experian, TransUnion, Equifax).