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News Releases

OIG Issues Motor Vehicle Self-Insurance Report April 27, 2017
2016 Annual Report Shows OIG Identified More Than $29 Million in Potential Savings to the City Last Year April 3, 2017
OIG Investigation Results in Bribery Conviction of Parking Boot Worker December 20, 2016

New Orleans Office of Inspector General and the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans Announce Theft Investigation Results and Enhanced Security Measures 

December 14, 2016
OIG Recommends Changes to Municipal Court Funding Structure December 8, 2016
City Makes OIG-Recommended Improvements to Property and Casualty Insurance Program November 16, 2016
French Market Corporation Increased Revenue for City October 26, 2016
City Should Increase Pedestrian Crossing Signals to Improve Public Safety October 19, 2016
Inspector General Seeks Reappointment October 13, 2016
Inspector General Identifies Thousands of Parking Citation Errors October 11, 2016
City Improves Most of its Fuel Receiving Controls September 14, 2016
Strategic Plan for Next Four Years Prioritizes Public Safety & Sewerage and Water Board Operations September 1, 2016
OIG Questions Cost of Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund for the City of New Orleans August 25, 2016
Millions in Sanitation Fees Remain Uncollected; Lack of Enforcement and Poor Controls Persist August 10, 2016
City's Fleet Needs Better Management; City Agrees July 13, 2016
OIG Recommends Major Changes to Prevent and Detect Theft of City Fuel June 29, 2016
NOPD Makes Turnaround Reporting and Documenting Rapes June 22, 2016
Nearly Half of Payments Owed to Sewerage and Water Board Past Due March 9, 2016
OIG Recommends Improved Management Systems for City Law Department  February 24, 2016
OIG Recommended Sales of Delinquent Properties Produce More than $12 Million in Revenue  December 23, 2015
Sewerage and Water Board Lacks Oversight of Take-Home Vehicles October 28, 2015
Audit Finds Excessive Overtime and Standby Pay for Sewerage and Water Board Personnel August 19, 2015
City Failed to Implement Monitoring and Accountability System for Professional Service Contractors  August 5, 2015
Traffic Court Budgetary Oversight Should be Returned to New Orleans City Council July 29, 2015
Broken System Means Few Consequences for New Orleans Drunk Drivers June 24, 2015
OIG Recommends Significant Overhaul of Utilities Regulation in New Orleans June 17, 2015