Identity theft is a crime under Oregon law. A person commits identity theft when he or she, with the intent to deceive or defraud, obtains, possesses, transfers, creates, utters, or converts to his or her own use the personal identification of another person (OR Rev. Stat. Sec. 165.800).
"Personal identification" includes any written document or electronic data that provides information concerning a person's name, address, or telephone number; driving privileges; Social Security number (SSN) or tax identification number; citizenship status or alien identification number; employment status, employer, or place of employment; employee identification number; maiden name; identifying number of a person's depository account at a financial institution or trust company or credit card account number; signature; e-mail name, electronic mail signature, e-mail address, or e-mail account; a photograph; date of birth; and personal identification number.