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June 14, 2021

The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General’s Report to Congress Pursuant to Section 554 of the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act

Publicly Released: June 14, 2021

As required by Section 554, this report describes the duties and responsibilities of the Deputy Inspector General for Diversity and Inclusion and Extremism in the Military (DIEM); the organization, structure, staffing, and funding of the office established to support the Deputy Inspector General in the execution of such duties and responsibilities; challenges to the establishment of the Deputy Inspector General and the office, including any shortfalls in personnel and funding; and the date by which we expect the Office of the Deputy Inspector General to reach full operational capability.

April 30, 2021

Fiscal Year 2020 Agency Financial Report

RMA Associates, LLC (RMA), an independent public accounting firm, audited our FY 2020 financial statements. RMA issued the DoD OIG an unmodified opinion, expressing that our financial statements are presented, in all material respects, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. The DoD OIG has maintained its unmodified opinion for the sixth year in a row, and we will continue to improve our financial management and reporting processes in FY 2021.

Jan. 29, 2021

lnteragency Coordination Group of Inspectors General for Guam Realignment Annual Report

Publicly Released: February 2, 2021

Public Law 111-84, “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010,” section 2835, October 28, 2009, designates the DoD Inspector General as the chairperson of the Interagency Coordination Group of Inspectors General for Guam Realignment.

May 28, 2020

Fiscal Year 2019 Agency Financial Report

RMA Associates, LLC, an independent public accounting firm, audited the DoD OIG’s FY 2019 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 fourth year in a row.

March 4, 2020

Response to Congress House Report 116-120, to accompany the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2020, “Measure Officer Accountability”

On March 4, 2020, the DoD OIG provided a response to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee and on a reporting requirement contained in House Report 116-120.

Jan. 29, 2020

lnteragency Coordination Group of Inspectors General for Guam Realignment Annual Report

Public Law 111-84, “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010,” section 2835, October 28, 2009, designates the DoD Inspector General as the chairperson of the Interagency Coordination Group of Inspectors General for Guam Realignment.

Jan. 28, 2020

Understanding the Results of the Audit of the DoD FY 2019 Financial Statements

Publically Released: January 30, 2020

The purpose of this report is to summarize in terms understandable to non‑auditors the purpose, findings, and potential benefits of the DoD’s financial statement audits.

Sept. 19, 2019

The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General’s Seven Key Principles for Improving Our Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey Scores

The Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity published an article written by Principal Deputy Inspector General Glenn Fine, entitle "The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General's Seven Key Principles for Improving Our Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey Scores." The article describes the efforts by managers, supervisors, and employees throughout the DoD OIG to improve employee engagement.

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.

Feb. 8, 2018

DoD Principal Deputy Inspector General's 7 Additional Principles

DoD OIG Principal Deputy Inspector General Glenn Fine wrote an article entitled "Seven Additional Principles of Highly Effective Inspectors General," which was recently published by the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity at Columbia Law School. The article was based on a speech PDIG Fine gave to a conference of the Association of Inspectors General. The article is a sequel to a previous article written by PDIG Fine, that was published by the Center, entitled “Seven Principles of Highly Effective Inspectors General.”