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16 Hauled to Jail: NYPD Dismantles Staged Accident Ring

New York authorities have dismantled a fraud ring involving U-Haul trucks, a slew of feigned injuries, and $400,000 in unwarranted insurance claims payouts.

Following a year-long investigation by the NYPD and attorney general, police arrested 16 people on Tuesday, March 6 in connection with numerous staged accidents designed to take advantage of the state’s controversial no-fault personal injury protection (PIP) system.

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