Recent Insurance Fraud Arrests Underscore Dilemma ; Direct General Provides Key Support in Investigations Leading to Over 50 Arrests; NICB ranks Florida number one in staged accidents and auto insurance fraud

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ — Three arrests at a Fort Myers chiropractic clinic for insurance fraud are the latest results of an on-going investigation by Direct General Insurance Company and local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. Direct General expects more arrests in the future, but acknowledges it’s a drop in the bucket in solving Florida’s auto insurance fraud dilemma.John Askins, director of Florida Division of Insurance Fraud (DIF) commented on the arrests and the status of insurance fraud, “These arrests are a result of outstanding cooperation between the insurance industry and law enforcement….. licenses car insurance news content from Yellowbrix, Inc. We are unable to display this entire news item because this article’s licensing expires after a certain amount of time. This article was originally published by PRNewswire and it may be available at their website.