California Department of Insurance Fraud Division
Michelle McCullough has been a Detective for the California Department of Insurance (CDI), Fraud Division, Sacramento Regional Office, since 2011. She is assigned to a multi-disciplinary team and investigates various types of insurance fraud including automobile, workers’ compensation, property, disability and healthcare. Michelle received the Commissioner’s Superior Accomplishment Award in 2015 for her work as the Case Agent on Operation Crash.
Prior to transferring to CDI, Detective McCullough was an Investigator for the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) for 10 years performing high profile, plain clothes and undercover assignments and was also assigned to ABC’s Professional Standards Unit.
She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from California State University, Sacramento, graduated from the Specialized Investigator’s Basic Course at Golden West College and holds a Specialized Advanced P.O.S.T. certificate.