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Division Director

Simon J. Blank

Assistant Director

Timothy J. Cannon


Insurance Fraud
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0318
Contact Us At:
(850) 413-3115

The Division of Insurance Fraud has six regions located throughout the state of Florida, each commanded by a law enforcement captain; and 24 squads, each supervised by a lieutenant. Additionally, the Division consists of 151 sworn officers and 43 civilian support staff members.

Division of Insurance Fraud Offices,
Bureaus, and Units

DIF Regional Map

Please click on a region/unit's name below to be redirected to their individual page.

Office of the Director

Simon J. Blank, Director

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Timothy j. Cannon, Assistant Director

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Bureau of General Fraud

Bureau Chief Buddy Hand

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Bureau of Workers' Compensation Fraud

Bureau Chief John Dygon

850-413-3115
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Field Staff:

Lt. Doreen Rivera Rapp - Tampa
Lt. Ruthell Harris - Orlando
Lt. Gina Narcisse - Miami
Lt. Stacey Spirn- West Palm Beach

 

Operational Support Services

Major howard "Ernie" stoll

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Special Investigative Unit (SIU) Contact

Lorie Wiese, Sr. Management Analyst I

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

 

Field Office Locations

District I encompasses the northern half of the state and is directed by Major Michael Byrne.

District II encompasses the southern portion of the state and is overseen by Major Rafael Delgado.

 

District 1 M ap

District I Commander

Major Michael Byrne

8l3-972-8602

Panhandle Region

CAPTAIN DAVID LINDSAY

850-453-7802

Counties Served: Bay, Calhoun, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Wakulla, Walton, Washington

Pensacola Field Office

850-453-7802
610 Burgess Road
Pensacola, FL 32504

Lt. Sandra Fitzsimons, General Fraud
Government Analyst II: Lori Rodabaugh

Tallahassee Field Office

850-413-3115
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0324

Lt. Michael Smith, General Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analyst: Caitlin Gilbert

North Region

Captain Brian McCoy

904-798-5802

Counties Served: Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Citrus, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Levy, Marion, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Sumter, Suwannee, Union.

Jacksonville Field Office

904-798-5802
921 North Davis Street, Bldg. B, Ste.149
Jacksonville, FL 32209

Lt. Kevin Jones, Auto Fraud
Lt. Edward "Ed" Johnson, General Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analyst: Helen Campbell

 

West Central Region

Captain Darrell Wilson

8l3-972-8602

Counties Served: Desoto, Hardee, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota.

Tampa Field Office

813-972-8602
8600 Hidden River Parkway, Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33637-1016

Lt. Carlos Rosario, Auto Fraud
Lt. Dwight Murphy, General Fraud
Government Analyst I: Lisa Gonzalez


St. Petersburg Field Office

727-563-1142
St. Lucie Building
9800 4th Street, Suite 100
St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Lt. Carl Lane, General Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analyst: RoseAnna Wright


North Central Region

Captain Evangelina Brooks

407-835-4402

Counties Served: Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Volusia.

Orlando Field Office

407-835-4402
400 West Robinson Street, Suite S-823
Hurston Building, Orlando, FL 3280l

Lt. Kurt Harmon, General Fraud
Lt. Laquanda Green, Auto Fraud
Lt. John Savino, Auto Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analyst: Fayson Smith

 

 

District 2 Map

 

District II Commander

MAJOR RAFAEL DELGADO

954-958-5418

South Central Region

Captain ted padich

561-837-5601

Counties Served: Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, St. Lucie.

West Palm Beach Field Office

561-837-5601
400 North Congress Avenue, Suite 250
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Lt. Leisa Valerio, General Fraud
Lt. James Feeney, Auto Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analysts: Lori Welsh, Marie LaMonica

Broward Field Office

954-958-5402
1400 West Commercial Boulevard, Suite 135
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

VACANT LIEUTENANT, Auto Fraud
Lt. Craig Kimble, General Fraud
Crime Intelligence Analyst: Clara Pirez

Ft. Myers Field Office

239-278-7527
4700 Terminal Drive, Suite #5
Fort Myers, FL 33907

Lt. Glen Clasen
Crime Intelligence Analyst: Cynthia Kelly

South Region

Captain Steven Smith
Captain Missael Diaz
305-536-0302


Counties Served: Dade and Monroe

Miami Field Office

305-536-0302
40l N. W. 2 Avenue, Suite N-32l
Miami, FL 33l28

Lt. Violeta Serrano, Auto Fraud
Lt. Stanley Jean-Felix, General Fraud
Acting Lt. Erik Cruz, Auto Fraud
Lt. Oscar Sigler, General Fraud

Government Analyst I: Janice Caballero
Crime Intelligence Analysts: Diana Quinones, Tonya Motley