The NICB Introduces Its New Publication The NICB Informer

DES PLAINES, Ill., November 2, 2020 — The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), the insurance industry’s association dedicated to predicting, preventing, and prosecuting insurance crime, is pleased to announce its inaugural quarterly publication, The NICB Informer. This new publication is aimed at providing insurance industry executives with anticipatory intelligence to help identify risks and emerging threats to the industry.

“I am extremely proud of this publication,” said NICB President and CEO David Glawe. “The NICB Informer will stress our organization’s three core capabilities: Intelligence and Analytics; Learning and Development; and Strategy, Policy, and Plans. All of these efforts are aligned under an enterprise-wide strategy that cascades throughout the organization and allows NICB to keep our members’ needs at the forefront of our work.”

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The NICB Informer is a first-of-its-kind publication primarily dedicated to insurance crime, fraud, and threats. In this inaugural edition, articles range from the impact of COVID-19 on insurance crime, cargo theft, cybercrime, business interruption insurance, and fraud concerns.

“One of the key features of this publication is that we tap our greatest resource, our employees, to provide thoughtful, detailed and forward-looking analysis on the biggest threats to our industry and how NICB is working to combat insurance crime,” added Glawe.

While the publication is directed toward CEOs and Executives within the insurance industry, anyone interested in receiving a free digital copy of The NICB Informer can sign up here or send an email to to be added to the distribution. View the inaugural issue today.

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If you have a question, want further information on the NICB, or to discuss insurance fraud or vehicle crime, please contact:

Joe Brenckle
Director, Public Affairs

Nicholas Zeitlinger
Public Affairs Specialist

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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 Oak Brook, Ill., the NICB is the nation's leading not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to combatting and preventing insurance crime through Intelligence, Analytics, and Operations; Education and Crime Prevention; and Strategy, Policy, and Advocacy. The NICB is supported by more than 1,200 property-casualty insurers, self-insureds, rental car, vehicle finance, and auto auctions. To learn more, visit