California Investigates Whether or not Wells Fargo Fully commited Prison Identity Theft
Enlarge this imageCalifornia Legal profe sional Normal Kamala Harris, a U.S. Senate Democratic prospect, has launched in investigation into allegations that Wells Fargo & Co. fully commited prison id theft when employees opened millions of accounts without customer consent.Mark J. Terrill/APhide captiontoggle captionMark J. Terrill/APCalifornia Legal profe sional Basic Kamala Harris, a U.S. Senate Democratic applicant, has introduced in investigation into allegations that Wells Fargo & Co. committed felony identity theft when employees opened millions of accounts without customer consent.Mark J. Terrill/APCalifornia Lawyer General Kamala Harris has launched an investigation into allegations that Wells Fargo & Co. engaged in criminal id theft when the bank created millions of accounts without customer consent, according to the Chris Herndon Jersey Los Angeles Times. The report is based on a search warrant, served on Oct. 5 and first obtained by the Times, in which Harris’ office demands the identities and account information of California customers who had “any accounts, credit cards, life insurance, or other product or service” created without the customer’s authorization. The warrant also demands the names of bank employees who opened the unauthorized accounts and the identities of the employees’ managers, including “any and all communications, including email referencing” the bogus accounts. Harris’ office is seeking the same information for Wells Fargo customers who do not live in California. A spokeswoman https://www.jetsglintshop.com/Brent-Qvale-Jersey for the attorney common, Kristen Ford, said her office had no comment on an ongoing investigation. A spokesperson for Wells Fargo said the bank is “cooperating in providing the requested information.” In a 14-page affidavit filed with the search warrant, California investigators indicate that they are looking into potential violations of state law banning the impersonation of another and the unauthorized use of personal information, the Times reports. Both offenses are considered felonies.The Wells Fargo account scandal resulted in a $185 million settlement with the Los Angeles city attorney’s office and federal bank regulators in early September. Last week, Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf resigned a few weeks after the bank board required him to forfeit $41 Neal Sterling Jersey million in unvested equity. California Legal profe sional Common Kamala Harris, a Democrat, is running for the U.S. Senate.