News Releases

2017 News Releases

Inspector General Sees Sustained Uptick in State Fraud, Waste and Abuse Hotline Calls: Coinciding with National Whistleblower Day, OSIG notes a sustained increase in fraud, waste and abuse hotline calls during the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017 — July 31, 2017

OSIG's Annual Work Plan Highlights Cybersecurity, Tobacco Commission Audits: OSIG will launch its fiscal year work plan with a cybersecurity audit of the commonwealth's sensitive computer systems — July 14, 2017

OSIG Marks Fifth Anniversary with Millions in Potential Savings for the Commonwealth: On July 1, OSIG celebrates its fifth anniversary, a milestone marked by millions of dollars in potential savings for Virginia’s taxpayers, as well as a robust plan for the future — June 30, 2017

State Inspector General Offers Expanded Language Services to Better Serve Virginia's Diverse PopulationOSIG is now offering expanded, high-quality language services to accommodate the state's multicultural and special needs populations — June 19, 2017

State Fraud, Waste & Abuse Hotline Calls Surge During Third QuarterOSIG saw an uptick in the number of hotline calls during the third quarter of fiscal year 2017, jumping from 193 in the second quarter to 462 in the third, a nearly 140 percent increase — May 24, 2017

State Inspector General Releases Aviation Audit: OSIG's Virginia Department of Aviation (DOAV) audit report outlines recommendations for strengthening financial agreements and controls between the agency and the 66 Virginia public-use airports it serves — May 22, 2017


 2016 News Releases

Governor McAuliff Announces Technology Award Winners: OSIG's Auditor Training Portal One of 17 Recognized for Innovation, Efficient Service — September 8. 2016

Photo (Left-Right): Virginia’s Chief Information Officer Nelson Moe; OSIG's Deputy Michael Westfall, State Inspector General June Jennings, Senior Auditor Adam Tagert, and Internal Audit and Training Manager Vernon Harry; and Secretary of Technology Karen Jackson.

 

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Whistleblowers are Encouraged to Report State Government Fraud, Waste & Corruption: US Senate Proclaims July 30 as National Whistleblower Appreciation Day — July 18, 2016

OSIG Releases Report to Governor McAuliffe: Investigation of Critical Incident at Hampton Roads Regional Jail Now Available — April 5, 2016

Whistle Blower Protection Act Encourages Commonwealth Citizens to Report Fraud, Waste & Corruption in State Government — February 8, 2016

State Fraud, Waste & Abuse Hotline: Anonymously Report State Government Allegations with Toll-Free Call — January 27, 2016 


 2015 News Releases

State Inspector General Elected to National Board: Association of Inspectors General Select June W. Jennings to Serve — October 28, 2015  

 

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