Scheduled maintenance on will occur on Wednesday, December 19, at 9:30 a.m. CST. There will be periods of brief outage but for no longer than 20 minutes.


Search VINCheck®

Search our database to determine whether a vehicle has been declared an unrecovered stolen or salvage vehicle. A free service provided to the public!

Report Fraud

Become a vital part in fighting insurance crime. Call 800.TEL.NICB to report insurance fraud or submit an anonymous tip online. A Spanish form and Spanish-speaking investigative assistants are available.

VIN Manuals

The NICB Passenger Vehicle Identification Manual is published annually. The Commercial Vehicle Identification Manual is published every five years. Current and previous year's manuals are available for ordering.


Insurance companies licensed in any of the 50 states, as well as auto rental companies, auto finance companies, auto auctions and certain self-insured entities, may be eligible for membership in the NICB.

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How we helped our members in 2017:
vehicles recovered with a total value of $517M
in loss mitigation
in restitution ordered
member employees and law enforcement trained