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National Insurance Crime Bureau

Fight Against Auto Theft in Tennessee

Having your car broken into isn’t fun, and according to police, there have been rash of auto thefts in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The thefts are happening during big events such as car shows, college football games, and even the Bristol Motor Speedway NASCAR race. Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Police Department reached out to the National Insurance Crime Bureau for assistance.  

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Law enforcement, with the help of NICB, conducted a pro-active effort to catch those responsible for the auto thefts during the recent Fall Rod Run car show in Pigeon Forge. This event brings in more than 100,000 people to Sevier County during the week. While there were no arrests associated to the proactive effort, law enforcement considers the operation a success. 

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NICB supports law enforcement in the fight against auto theft as well as other vehicle crimes. If you want to learn more about NICB you can refer to the office locations page on to contact the office in your region. 

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.

About the National Insurance Crime Bureau: Headquartered in Des Plaines, Ill., the NICB is the nation's leading not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to preventing, detecting, and defeating insurance fraud and vehicle theft through Intelligence & Analytics, Learning & Development, and Strategy, Policy, & Plans. The NICB is supported by more than 1,200 property and casualty insurance companies and self-insured organizations. NICB member companies wrote over $530 billion in insurance premiums in 2020, or more than 82% of the nation's property-casualty insurance. That includes more than 95% ($236 billion) of the nation's personal auto insurance. To learn more, visit