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Letter to Mayor Mitch Landrieu RE: NOPD Secondary Employment Policy Change

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) commented on a draft of the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) policy changes regarding the management of police secondary employment (also known as "details").

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New Orleans Municipal Employees' Retirement System (NOMERS) Travel Policy

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) reviewed the travel policy of the New Orleans Municipal Retirement System (NOMERS) and NOMERS' compliance with the policy.

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Municipal Court Remittances to the City

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) audited Municipal Court's operating expenses to determine whether the Court remitted money to the City's Finance Department in accordance with state law, maintained adequate records of fines and fees colle ...

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Letter to First Assistant District Attorney & Deputy Chief Public Defender RE: NCSC Analysis

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) analyzed a review that the National Center for State Courts performed for the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court on how cases are allotted to different sections of court. The OIG conducted this analysi ...

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Review of Hotel-Motel Taxes

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) sampled 24 active hotels and motels to determine whether hotels collected room taxes and remitted them to the City on time and accurately in accordance with City law. Auditors also determined whether the b ...

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Citizen Verification Project: Sanitation Property Survey

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted a survey to verify the accuracy of the address lists used by the City’s trash collectors to bill for their services. The survey was undertaken by the OIG and Common Good, with assistance from the ...

Follow-up Report: Crime Surveillance Cameras

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) followed up on its 2009 report "Installation of Crime Surveillance Cameras: 2003-2008." This follow-up report contains the results of that contract review and determines the extent to which the repair and ...

Letter to Mayor Mitch Landrieu RE: City Procurement Process

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG wrote to Mayor Landrieu to encourage him in his efforts to revise contracting processes, reduce delays and make processes less cumbersome. The Inspector General urged the City to take the opportunity to dea ...

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New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Commission

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report that found the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Commission was not following state open meeting laws when holding commission meetings or preparing minutes of meetings as required.

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City of New Orleans Contract with Telecommunications Development Corp.

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) previewed the procurement and management of a City contract with Telecommunications Development Corp. to provide staffing to the City's Management Information Systems division and the City's Project Delive ...

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