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The Florida Times-Union
Seniors vs. Crime: Watch for flooded vehicles on used car marketexperts. “Oh, absolutely. Are you kidding? No question about it,” said Frank Sc
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 hours ago
experts. “Oh, absolutely. Are you kidding? No question about it,” said Frank Scafidi, director of public affairs for the National Insurance Crime Bureau, a suburban Chicago-based nonprofit organization established to fight insurance fraud and... Read more
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Vail Daily
Second rash of West Vail thieves hit at least seven unlocked vehiclescombine GPS and wireless technologies to allow remote monitoring of a vehicle.
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
combine GPS and wireless technologies to allow remote monitoring of a vehicle. If the vehicle is moved, the system will alert the owner and the vehicle can be tracked via computer. Source: Local law enforcement and National Insurance Crime... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Undercover operation nets Mid-South organized theft ringInvestigative Division, FBI, FBI Cargo Theft Task Force, Memphis Police Departm
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
Investigative Division, FBI, FBI Cargo Theft Task Force, Memphis Police Department Appling Farms Task Force, Tipton County Sheriff’s Office, National Insurance Crime Bureau, and Madison County Sheriff’s Office are participated serving the war... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Buying a car in Connecticut? Sniff test in order, dealer warnsbe an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and e
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
be an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and electric systems prior to purchasing. The National Insurance Crime Bureau offers a free, “VINCheck” database allowing car buyers to enter vehicle identification... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Buying a car in Connecticut? Sniff test in order, dealer warnsbe an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and e
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
be an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and electric systems prior to purchasing. The National Insurance Crime Bureau offers a free, “VINCheck” database allowing car buyers to enter vehicle identification... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Buying a car in Connecticut? Sniff test in order, dealer warnsbe an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and e
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
be an attempt to mask problems; and to have a mechanic inspect mechanical and electric systems prior to purchasing. The National Insurance Crime Bureau offers a free, “VINCheck” database allowing car buyers to enter vehicle identification... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Flood-damaged cars are coming to market; Here's how to avoid themthe exact number of cars ruined from floodwaters in Harvey and Irma isn’t known
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
the exact number of cars ruined from floodwaters in Harvey and Irma isn’t known, Roger Morris, spokesman for the nonprofit National Insurance Crime Bureau, said flooding is to blame for the vast majority of vehicle damage reported to insurers after... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich resident from Haiti sentenced for role in car crash insurance fraud schemeand convicted as a result of the investigation. The case has been investigated
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
and convicted as a result of the investigation. The case has been investigated by the FBI, the Norwich Police Department and the National Insurance Crime Bureau. It is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Avi Perry and Michael J. Gusta... Read more
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Reuters
Storm sales boost gives U.S. carmakers chance to cut oversupplyarea, an army of tow trucks began descending on the city to haul away damaged v
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
area, an army of tow trucks began descending on the city to haul away damaged vehicles. A spokesman for the non-profit National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) said that as of Wednesday around 297,000 auto insurance claims had been filed related... Read more
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Reuters
Storm sales boost gives U.S. carmakers chance to cut oversupplyarea, an army of tow trucks began descending on the city to haul away damaged v
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
area, an army of tow trucks began descending on the city to haul away damaged vehicles. A spokesman for the non-profit National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) said that as of Wednesday around 297,000 auto insurance claims had been filed related... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
How to avoid buying a car flooded during the hurricanesreceive a check, and the insurance company will take possession of the vehicle,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
receive a check, and the insurance company will take possession of the vehicle, reporting it to searchable databases. The National Insurance Crime Bureau said this week that nearly 270,000 insurance claims related to Hurricane Harvey vehicle... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Police say since the beginning of the year, more than 2,000 vehicles in the metro have been reported as stolenperiod of time last year. Police say in the past, the most popular cars stolen
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 28 days ago
period of time last year. Police say in the past, the most popular cars stolen were Honda Accords and Ford F-150s. The National Insurance Crime Bureau says there are several ways to protect your car. First, make sure you park in well-lit areas.... Read more
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FOX News
After Hurricane Harvey, what will happen to the hundreds of thousands of flooded cars?Salvage cars are supposed to have titles that brand them clearly as such. But a
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Salvage cars are supposed to have titles that brand them clearly as such. But as Adrian Cortez, a special agent with the National Insurance Crime Bureau explains, “These documents are either altered, or they may be taken to other states in an... Read more
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FOX News
After Hurricane Harvey, what will happen to the hundreds of thousands of flooded cars?Salvage cars are supposed to have titles that brand them clearly as such. But a
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Salvage cars are supposed to have titles that brand them clearly as such. But as Adrian Cortez, a special agent with the National Insurance Crime Bureau explains, “These documents are either altered, or they may be taken to other states in an... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
How to Avoid Flood-Damaged Cars from Harveyto a mechanic, eventually learning the car is no good. This is the last thing
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
to a mechanic, eventually learning the car is no good. This is the last thing any driver wants to hear. That's why the National Insurance Crime Bureau issued a new vehicle warning. They're telling drivers to beware of flood-damaged cars from... Read more

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