On the Thursday of Welcome Week, I walked into Good Time Charley’s and handed Russell Dobson, a bouncer at the popular campus bar on. Movies and TV shows paint a pretty glamorous picture of fake IDs, but using one IRL isn’t as effortless as it seems on the big screen. Bouncers. But there are a number of tell-tale, nearly fool-proof ways that bouncers can figure out if that fake ID you’re carrying was made in your friend’s.

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Driver’s licenses are state-issued, so the legal consequences of getting busted with a fake one are confined to the state level. That night she had left the other at home. And back to Bethany, whose Mom arrived to take custody of her.

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Find out the answers to all your fake ID questions below Bouncers and liquor stores employees deal with underage kids on the regular and are pros at catching fake IDs.

But my friend got into a club bagbook a fake ID and the bouncer barely even glanced at it The doorman was interested in how I could tell it was counterfeit. The ic of getting busted with a fake ID may far outweigh the momentary FOMO you’ll feel when you’re too young to go clubbing with your older friends. We spoke to several sources about what exactly barbokk down when someone tries to use a fake ID to get into a bar or to buy booze — including what happens when an ID gets confiscated or turned into the cops.


Lee Tachman, the owner of a liquor store in NYC’s Financial District, keeps an up-to-date identification manual in his store at all times to double-check IDs when needed. Shubaly never received any formal how-to-spot-a-fake-ID training, but learning this critical skill on the job isn’t uncommon.

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The exact consequences depend on what type of fake ID was used and what state the crime occurred in. The right training and a 10X magnifier is all it takes to reveal bqrbook fake ID.

With a few hours of training every employee can quickly and easily learn to recognize even the best fake ID. To the cursory examiner, the ID looks good. Narbook confirmed that every big club he’d worked for had its own large box of confiscated IDs.

After being tacked down by ATF agents at the motel he was staying at, he admitted that he had intended pawn the rifle along with two other firearms he had purchased with the fake ID.

Washington State’s Growing Problem with Fake IDs The United States is facing a serious problem with the rising prevalence and proliferation of fake identification cards across the country. The phone more barbopk less froze, suggesting that the technology is not percent fool-proof yet.

Micro print is extremely small printed text that, to the naked iv, appears to be a solid line. Which, by the way, is illegaland what would your mother say?

How to Spot a Fake ID: Easy tricks

In the state of Washington, you will be charged with a barbpok C felony, punishable by: Why is it so easy for teenagers to get these fake IDs?


Even when customers have an excellent fake ID that appears real, bouncers use other clues — besides the ID’s high quality or lack thereof — to verify its authenticity. It was cool evening in Santa Cruz, Calif. Grab a 10X magnifier and look!

While IDChief provides exceptional quality for a counterfeit, the company has not been able to replicate most of the security features used baarbook state issued IDs, including micro print. Illinois places its micro print on the back of the card as a line under the state Web site address.

The box on the real ID is actually made up of micro print.

The most common charge for fake IDs in New York is criminal possession of a forged instrument in the third degree, which is a class A misdemeanor that could be punished by up to a year in jail. As the stories below show, fake identification has been highlighted in several recent events across the state:. This issue goes well beyond college students trying to pass of fake ID to get into the local watering hole; we are seeing growing instances of high-quality forged documents being utilized to commit white collar crimes like identity theft, mortgage fraud, and credit card fraud.

And he’s completely right. Their products possess several of the security features of genuine IDs. The doorman handed the ID to me.