Oct. 8, 2019

Glenn Fine Discusses Employee Engagement with Federal News Network

Principal Deputy Inspector General Glenn Fine discusses the efforts by leaders and employees throughout the DoD OIG to improve employee engagement with Federal News Network. In his recent article, "The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General's Seven Key Principles for Improving Our Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey Scores," published by the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity, he describes seven key principles that the DoD OIG uses to increase employee engagement, while also improving the quality, timeliness, and impact of its oversight efforts.

Oct. 2, 2019

Deputy Inspector General Michael Child discussed the FY 2020 Comprehensive Oversight Plan for Overseas Contingency Operations with Government Matters

Michael Child, Deputy Inspector General for Overseas Contingency Operations at the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General, discussed how the Lead IG and its partner agencies provide whole-of-government oversight of six overseas contingency operations with Government Matters. Watch here

Aug. 26, 2019

More than 1,500 IG recommendations to DoD still unresolved

The Defense Department has more than 1,500 recommendations from its inspector general that haven’t been resolved. Eighty of those have been awaiting action for five years or more. Principal Assistant Inspector General, Troy Meyer discusses the 2019 Compendium of Open Inspector General Recommendations with Federal News Network. Listen Here

June 20, 2019

Maurice Foster discusses the audit of the Joint Regional Security Stacks with Government Matters

Maurice Foster, DoD OIG Program Director for the Audit Cyberspace Operations Directorate, discusses the OIG's look at a DoD cybersecurity program, and where it may have some shortcomings. Click here to watch

June 18, 2019

Carol Gorman discusses the Joint Regional Security Stacks audit with Federal News Network

Carol Gorman, assistant inspector general for the OIG’s cyberspace operations directorate, talked with Federal News Network’s Jared Serbu about what the office found in a recent audit of Joint Regional Security Stacks.

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April 2, 2019

DoD OIG Announces Reorganization of Evaluations Component

The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG) recently re-organized to consolidate three separate evaluations components into a single Evaluations component. Effective April 1, 2019, Policy and Oversight, Special Plans and Operations, and Intelligence and Special Program Assessments became the Evaluations component, with Deputy Inspector General Michael J. Roark leading the new component.

March 15, 2019

AIG Theresa Hull discusses the DoD OIG’s review of parts purchased from TransDigm Group, Inc.

Theresa Hull, Assistant Inspector General for Acquisition at the DoD Office of Inspector General discusses TransDigm Group, Inc. with Federal News Network and how this report’s findings point to broader issues facing DoD contracting officers. Read the article here, or listen to the full radio interview here.

Feb. 28, 2019

Fiscal Year 2018 Agency Financial Report

RMA Associates, LLC, an independent public accounting firm, audited the DoD OIG’s FY 2018 financial statements. RMA issued the DoD OIG an unmodified opinion that the DoD OIG’s financial statements are presented, in all material respects, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. The DoD OIG received an unmodified opinion for the third year in a row.

Oct. 5, 2018

External Peer Review of the DoD OIG Inspections and Evaluations Components

The DoD OIG received the results of its first external peer review of its Inspections and Evaluations components. The CIGIE peer review team conducted the peer review for the period October 2 through November 17, 2017. The CIGIE peer review team determined that the DoD OIG Inspections and Evaluations components' policies and procedures generally met the Blue Book standards addressed in the peer review. They also concluded that the reports they reviewed also met the applicable Blue Book standards.

Oct. 5, 2018

External Peer Review of the DoD OIG Auditing Component

The DoD OIG received the results of its external peer review of its Auditing component. The CIGIE peer review team conducted the peer review for the year ending March 31, 2018. The CIGIE peer team determined that the system of quality control for the audit organization of the DoD OIG was suitably designed and complied with to provide the DoD OIG with reasonable assurance of performing and reporting in conformity with applicable standards in all material respects. The DoD OIG received an external peer review rating of pass.