Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide independent, relevant, and timely oversight of the Department of Defense that:

  • Detects and deters waste, fraud, and abuse.
  • Promotes accountability, integrity, and efficiency.
  • Advises the Secretary of Defense and Congress.
  • Informs the public.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be a model oversight organization in the Federal Government by leading change, speaking truth, and promoting excellence. We are a diverse organization working together as one professional team, and recognized as leaders in our field.


Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Efficiency
  • Accountability
  • Excellence