West Virginia State Privacy Office

Consumer Info

The State Privacy Office offers informational links for consumers:

To File a Complaint-

WV State Attorney General's Office (General WV Consumer Complaint Forms)
http://www.wvago.gov/publicresource.cfm 
    
WV Insurance Commission (Consumer Services Division-questions or problems involving insurance)
http://www.wvinsurance.gov/ConsumerServices/ConsumerServices.aspx 
    
WV Division of Financial Institutions (Mediation of complaints against state-regulated financial institutions)
http://www.dfi.wv.gov/consumers/complaints/Pages/default.aspx 

 WV Department of Education (Complaints about privacy violations in schools)
 http://wvde.state.wv.us/zoomwv/privacy-complaints.html   
            
Federal Trade Commission (Complaint Form form for investigation and prosecution on a national level)
https://ftccomplaintassistant.gov 

US Office of Civil Rights (Health Information Privacy Complaints - HIPAA Violations)
http://www.dhhs.gov/ocr/civilrights/complaints/index.html 

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse (Privacy Questions and Complaints)
https://www.privacyrights.org/privacy-questions-complaints-faq 
   
For Information on Identity Theft-

Federal Trade Commission
http://ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/ 

Identity Theft Resource Center
http://www.idtheftcenter.org/states/West-Virginia.html

To Report Fradulent Telephone Calls-

Federal Trade Commission Phone Fraud
https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov