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Fuel Receiving Controls

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an inspection of the City’s policies and practices related to fuel receiving. The objective of the inspection was to determine whether there were adequate safeguards in place to ensure that the a ...

Correction Letter to John White, State Superintendent of Education RE: Review of Program Management/Construction Management

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) entered into a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the State Department of Education Recovery School Disctrict to provide oversight of the RSD's New Orleans school construction projects. This letter contai ...

Letter to State Superintendent of Education John White RE: Review of Program Management/Construction Management

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a follow up letter expressing concern about the Recovery School District program management/construction management contract with Jacobs CS/RS. Inspector General Edouard Quatrevaux urged the State D ...

Letter to State Superintendent of Education John White RE: Notice of Termination for Cause

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a letter to Louisiana Department of Education Superintendent John White giving notice of termination of the OIG's agreement with the Recovery School District to provide a fraud deterrence program fo ...

Inquiry into New Orleans Police Officer Edwin Hosli to Coordinate Red Light Camera Detail

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an investigation into the facts surrounding how New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) 8th District Commander Edwin Hosli obtained the “detail” to manage the review of traffic camera violation imag ...

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Taxpayer/City Funding to Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office in 2011

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) documented the City's financial support to the municipal and parish jail system, including budget allocations, City in-kind support, and ad valorem taxes. The report provides a detailed budget picture of t ...

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Follow-up Report: Purchasing and Accounts Payable Internal Controls

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) followed up on its 2011 report “City of New Orleans Purchasing and Accounts Payable Internal Control Performance Audit.” The purpose of the follow‐up of was to determine if the City implemented corrective ...

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Delinquent Property Tax Collection Program

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) evaluated the City of New Orleans delinquent property tax collection program to determine if the program complied with applicable laws and city policies and if it operated efficiently and effectively. The ...

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Follow-up Report: Miscellaneous Donations Fund and America's New Orleans Fund

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted a review of the accounting and use of nongovernmental donations made to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina and administered by the City of New Orleans. The City issued a donations policy after t ...

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New Orleans Police Department Field Interview Data January through June 2011

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an inspection of the NOPD’s field interview data (information obtained during NOPD officer stops of suspicious persons, also known as “stops and frisks”) reported from January to June 2011 at the ...

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