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As the New Jersey agency charged with leading the state’s efforts to investigate and prosecute insurance and Medicaid fraud, the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor offers a roster of training modules designed to assist law enforcement officers in the detection and investigation of a variety of types of insurance fraud. Instruction may be tailored for both basic and annual in-service training classes.  
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  Course Description -  
  One hour blocks of instruction in each of the following areas:  
arrow Civil Law Overview
arrow Criminal Law Overview
arrow Staged Accident Investigation
arrow Auto Theft Investigation
arrow Medicaid Fraud Overview
arrow Investigation of the Uninsured Driver/Insurance Verification Procedures
  These blocks of instruction consist of lectures and the use of audio visual aids. This combined teaching strategy provides the student with an understanding of various types of insurance fraud. Instruction includes the review of laws applicable to insurance fraud including the New Jersey Code of Criminal Justice, Title 2C; New Jersey Motor Vehicle Law, Title 39; and the Insurance Fraud Prevention Act, Title 17:33A.  
  The student will become familiar with routine insurance fraud scams such as health care claims fraud, staged automobile accidents, auto give-up schemes, slip and falls, homeowners insurance policy frauds, organized criminal enterprises, and insurance application frauds. The student will learn how to recognize fraudulent automobile insurance cards, verify their validity, and appropriately charge violators.  
  Class Composition -  
  This training is designed for both patrol officers and investigative personnel. Law Enforcement Officers having either a first response role to accidents, burglaries, thefts, and vehicular traffic stops or those having a supplemental investigative responsibility with respect to these offenses should attend.  
  Instructors -  
  The course is instructed by members of the Division of Criminal Justice assigned to the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor, and members of the New Jersey State Police Insurance Fraud Unit.  
  Arranging for Training -  
  Please contact the Law Enforcement Liaison by calling 609-984-6500 or in writing at Division of Criminal Justice's Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor to the attention of the Law Enforcement Liaison, PO Box 094, Trenton, New Jersey. 08625-0094  
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