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Federal & State Officials Advise Wisconsinites That Making or Buying Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Cards is Illegal

MADISON, WIS. – Timothy M. O’Shea, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, joins Richard G. Frohling, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and Karen Timberlake, Secretary-designee and Anthony Baize, Inspector General of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) to advise the public that any act of creating, distributing, selling, or buying of fake COVID-19 vaccination record cards and any act of forging COVID-19 vaccination information is illegal and punishable under federal law.


Action Details

  • Date:September 10, 2021
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney’s Office, Western District of Wisconsin
  • Enforcement Types:
    • COVID-19,
    • Criminal and Civil Actions