Scam Watch: Auto insurance fraud style

The Swoop & Squat, the Panic Stop and the Drive Down – staged auto scams are common enough that insurance fraud investigators categorize them by name. While most people are honest, we all have to be savvy and defensive drivers to avoid the scammers and the thieves. Here are a few common scams caught on camera – watch and learn.

And here’s an almost unbelievable compilation of brazen scammers, Russian style – apparently, a dash cam is an essential auto feature there!