By analyzing records that had been previously reviewed both engineering and internal audit staff, the forensic auditor was able to discover a pattern of inconsistencies, that when verified, disclosed that a massive fraud existed among contractors and their workers and agency engineers charged with the responsibility for the administration of government contracts.
There was a great deal of anticipation as the â€•Pinellas 9 arrived at the Clearwater Beach Hilton Hotel. We were about to enter the field of â€•Inspector General Auditing. As it turned out, the weather was one of our best allies.
The Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees approved establishing an Office of Inspector General and launching a whistle-blower program, a pair of additional steps to tighten spending controls on the Districtâ€™s $6 billion construction effort.