Bureau of Insurance Fraud
The Bureau of Insurance Fraud investigates alleged acts of insurance fraud not categorized under workers’ compensation fraud, including; licensee, healthcare, application, vehicle, homeowners, commercial, disability, arson, and life insurance fraud.
Within these categories are; organized schemes to defraud the public and insurers, insolvency of insurance companies due to internal fraud, criminal activity by unauthorized entities illegally doing business in Florida, and viatical related fraud.
The Bureau of Insurance Fraud consists of two Districts (District I and District II) and five regions located throughout the state of Florida. Each District is commanded by a law enforcement major, each Region is commanded by a law enforcement captain and each of the 21 squads is supervised by a lieutenant. Additionally, the Bureau consists of 127 sworn officers and 26 civilian support staff members.