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1508, 2019

Slovenian woman accused of insurance fraud after sawing off her hand

Slovenian woman accused of insurance fraud after sawing off her hand   A terrible accident or a terribly imperfect crime? Police and prosecutors in Slovenia are trying to determine the truth after a 21-year-old woman cut off her hand with a circular saw in January this year. Her family says that it was an accident; that she was sawing off branches on a tree when the saw slipped. However, she is being accused of insurance fraud by investigators in the [...]

1308, 2019

Giant fraud scam in Italy

Giant fraud scam in Italy A massive police operation called "Tantalo bis" was started in 2018 after Palermo's District Attorneys office input to stop a very dangerous criminal organization  perpetrating insurance fraud by limb amputation of compliant victims. The Trapani and Palermo (Southern Italy) investigation police offices has brought to light a large number of crimes targeting insurance companies. Hundreds of people weere arrested or are under investigation including a lawyer who was in charge of  of those false accidents [...]

901, 2019

A Career through IASIU

Little did I know when I was 18 years of age and starting my law enforcement career in the Netherlands what the future held? Initially, it was great making it through training and becoming a police officer and thought I would be doing this the rest of my life! However, life changes, and getting older, wiser and getting married (and having children) I changed my view on my career and future. I started to look for information on careers outside [...]

1210, 2016

Successful IASIU Europe Seminar 2016

With more than 200 attendees, 24 speakers and 19 supporters from 20 different countries from all over the world IASIU Europe conducted its 8th Seminar on Insurance Fraud in Vienna from June 13-15. It was a pleasure to see so many people talking about the latest trends in insurance fraud, strengthening their existing network and using the opportunity to make new contacts and friends. According to the number of attendees it was one of our most successful seminars in the [...]