Washington Insurance Commissioner News

Complaint Filed Against Washington Insurance Commissioner

A hearings officer, who has since been removed from hearing cases, is alleging that the chief deputy to Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler tried to improperly influence her decisions. But Kreidler’s office says that chief presiding officer Patricia Petersen was …

Washington Man Charged in Two False Car Theft Claims

Ahmed Alzarook Mesbah was charged on Feb. 25 in King County Superior Court with two counts of insurance fraud, according to Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler. Mesbah is accused of twice reporting a vehicle stolen to the Seattle Police Department and …

Washington Insurance Commissioner Combats $250K in Insurance Fraud in 2013

In 2013 the Washington Insurance Commissioner’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) sent 11 insurance fraud cases to the court system that resulted in 32 felony charges and prevented more than $237,000 in immediate loss in 11, according to Mike Kreidler’s office. …