In 2018, nearly 750,000 vehicles were stolen across
For these reasons, the National Insurance Crime Bureau—the nation's leading not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting insurance fraud and vehicle crime—recognizes Assemblyman
The new law will allow vehicle rental companies to more quickly report a stolen vehicle or vehicle procured by way of fraud, increasing the odds that the vehicle will be recovered and the car thief caught, curtailing their ability to steal more vehicles.
Vehicle theft is not a benign crime. Vehicles are often stolen under violent conditions, and increasingly criminal rings are turning to stolen cars to make big money and to use in the commission of other crimes. Vehicle theft increases familial stress, impedes access to work, and leads to higher insurance premiums for all Californians.
REPORT FRAUD: Anyone with information concerning insurance fraud or vehicle theft can report it anonymously by calling toll-free 800.TEL.NICB (800.835.6422)or submitting a form on our website.
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