You will note that on many insurance quotes that there is a listing for “anti-theft fraud fee”. This fee is collected by the State of California in the US. This fee is to fund the Bureau of Fraudulent Claims and an Organized Automobile Fraud Activity Interdiction Program in California.
Note that this is a nonrefundable anti-theft fraud fee is assessed for each vehicle. The fee provides funds for better and increased investigation and also the prosecution of fraudulent automobile insurance claims as well as consumer services in the auto insurance industry.