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DoD OIG Newsletter - December 2019

The DoD OIG newsletter summarizes the reports and investigations released by the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General in the previous month and those we anticipate releasing in the coming month.

DoD OIG Newsletter - December 2019

DoD OIG: Impactful Oversight

The DoD OIG conducts independent audits, evaluations, and investigations wherever the DoD is located.

DoD OIG: Impactful Oversight

DoD OIG's Brett Mansfield and Courtney Fones discuss two new management challenges for FY 2020.



DoD OIG's Brett Mansfield and Courtney Fones discuss two new management challenges for FY 2020.

Audit of the Defense Logistics Agency’s Purchases of Aviation Critical Safety Items



Audit of the Defense Logistics Agency’s Purchases of Aviation Critical Safety Items

Semiannual Report to the Congress – April 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019

The Inspector General Act of 1978 requires the DoD Office of Inspector General to prepare semiannual reports for the preceding 6-month period.

Semiannual Report to the Congress – April 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019

 

 

DoD OIG Newsletter - December 2019
Dec. 6, 2019
The DoD OIG newsletter summarizes the reports and investigations released by the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General in the previous month and those we anticipate releasing in the coming month.
DoD OIG Discuss FY 2020 Top DoD Managment Challenges with Federal News Network
Dec. 5, 2019
Senior Advisor to the Inspector General, Brett Mansfield and Program Director for Audit, Courtney Fones discuss two new management challenges for FY 2020 with Federal News Network. Click here to listen.
Semiannual Report to the Congress – April 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019
Nov. 30, 2019
The Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended, requires the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG) to prepare semiannual reports summarizing its activities for the preceding 6-month period. These semiannual reports are intended to keep the Secretary of Defense and Congress fully informed of significant findings, progress the DoD has made relating to those findings, and recommendations for improvement.
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Project Announcement: Reannouncement of the Evaluation of Medical Resources and Guidance to Trainers at Recruit Training Centers in the DoD, as the Evaluation of Medical Protocols and Deaths of Recruits in the DoD. (Project No. D2020-DEVOPA-0007.000)
Dec. 4, 2019
We are reannouncing the subject evaluation, announced November 18, 2019 (attached), to inform you of a change to our project title and objective. The original title was "Evaluation of Medical Resources and Guidance to Trainers at Recruit Training Centers in the DoD." The reannounced title is "Evaluation of Medical Protocols and Deaths of Recruits in the DoD."
Audit of the Defense Logistics Agency’s Purchases of Aviation Critical Safety Items DODIG-2020-037
Dec. 3, 2019

Publicly Released- December 5, 2019

The objective of this audit was to determine whether Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) personnel properly purchased aviation critical safety items at the DLA Aviation Supply Chain in accordance with DoD guidance.
Evaluation of Contracting Officer Actions on Defense Contract Audit Agency Reports that Disclaim an Opinion DODIG-2020-036
Nov. 26, 2019

Publicly released: December 2, 2019

The objective of this evaluation was to determine whether the actions taken by DoD contracting officers on Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audit reports that disclaimed an audit opinion complied with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), DoD Instructions, and agency policy.
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Two Charged in Scheme to Impersonate U.S. Officials and Defraud Iraqis
Nov. 21, 2019
Two U.S. citizens residing in Iraq were charged in two separate indictments yesterday for their alleged participation in schemes to defraud Iraqi companies out of millions of dollars by impersonating U.S. officials.
ABS Development Corporation Agrees to Pay $2.8 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations and to Waive Administrative Claims
Nov. 13, 2019
The Department of Justice has announced that ABS Development Corporation (ABS) has agreed to pay $2.8 million and give up $16 million in potential administrative claims to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by fraudulently obtaining a foreign military sales contract reserved for American companies. ABS, a Delaware corporation based in New York, is a subsidiary of Ashtrom International, Ltd. of Israel.
Aventura Technologies, Inc. and its Senior Management Charged with Fraud, Money Laundering and Illegal Importation of Equipment Manufactured in China
Nov. 7, 2019
A criminal complaint was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging surveillance and security equipment company Aventura Technologies, Inc. (Aventura), located in Commack, New York, and seven current and former employees with selling Chinese-made equipment with known cybersecurity vulnerability to government and private customers while falsely representing that the equipment was made in the United States and concealing that the products were manufactured in the People's Republic of China (PRC). Aventura has generated more than $88 million in sales revenue since November 2010, and the charged scheme has been ongoing since 2006.

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