Notary Bulletin Hotline Tip: When Fellow Notaries Commit Misconduct By NNA Staff on August 10, 2009 in Hotline Tips There may be a case when you witness, or become aware of, a fellow Notary using his or her commission to commit a serious crime. This could include fraud or the unauthorized practice of law. As part of your duty to protect the public, you should report this colleague to your Notary-regulating authority or the state Attorney General's office. Each state varies on how to report, but many allow the report to be filed electronically and anonymously. Email Share Leave a Comment Required * Name * Email *(for verfication purposes only) Comment * Enter the text shown in this image *(text is case sensitive)All comments are reviewed and if approved, will display.