Aug. 21, 2019
Lead Inspector General for Classified Overseas Contingency Operations in Africa and the Middle East I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019
As required by the IG Act, the Lead IG report on three classified overseas contingency operations designated by the Secretary of Defense in February 2018: the East Africa Counterterrorism overseas contingency operation, the North and West Africa Counterterrorism overseas contingency operation, and Operation Yukon Journey. These operations, which seek to degrade al Qaeda and ISIS-affiliated terrorists in specific regions of Africa and the Middle East, are classified. The Lead IG report is classified as a result. We have provided the report to the federal agencies and congressional committees.
Audit of Contingency Planning for DoD Information Systems DODIG-2019-116
The objective of this audit was to determine whether DoD Components consistently developed and tested information system contingency plans, as required by DoD and Federal guidance, for the recovery of national security systems and data after emergencies, system failures, or disasters.
Aug. 20, 2019
Audit of TRICARE Payments for Health Care Services and Equipment That Were Paid Without Maximum Allowable Reimbursement Rates DODIG-2019-112
Publicly released: August 22, 2019 We determined whether the Defense Health Agency (DHA) paid higher prices than necessary for TRICARE health care services and equipment where it did not establish or use existing TRICARE maximum allowable reimbursement rates. A TRICARE maximum allowable reimbursement rate is the payment ceiling for reimbursement to providers.
Aug. 19, 2019
Audit of the Army Integrated Air and Missile Defense Program DODIG-2019-114
Publicly released: August 21, 2019 We determined whether the Army is developing an affordable Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) program that can meet all capability requirements and whether these requirements remain valid and meet current and future warfighter needs. A capability requirement is a capability that an organization needs to fulfill its roles, functions, and missions in current or future operations.
Aug. 16, 2019
Audit of the Air Force Nonappropriated Fund Government Purchase Card Program DODIG-2019-113
Publicly released: August 20, 2019 We determined whether Government purchase card cardholders under the Air Force Nonappropriated Fund Purchasing Office properly made and documented purchases in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
Lead Inspector General for Operation Freedom’s Sentinel I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I April 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019
Publicly released: August 20, 2019 This Lead Inspector General (Lead IG) report to the United States Congress on Operation Freedom’s Sentinel (OFS) is the 17th quarterly report detailing the overseas contingency operation. The report summarizes significant events involving OFS and describes completed, ongoing, and planned Lead IG and partner agency oversight work. This report covers the period from April 1, 2019, to June 30, 2019.
Aug. 15, 2019
Audit of the Planning for and Implementation of the Afghan Personnel and Pay System DODIG-2019-115
Publicly released: August 19, 2019 The objective of this audit was to determine whether the DoD’s planning for and implementation of the Afghan Personnel and Pay System will result in a system that will accurately track and pay Afghan forces.
Aug. 13, 2019
Project Announcement: Followup Audit of the Implemented Recommendations of Naval Station Great Lakes Fire Station (Project No. D2019-D000AH-0197.000)
We plan to begin the subject audit in August 2019. We are conducting this audit in response to allegations made to the DoD Hotline. The objective of this audit is to determine whether Navy officials corrected deficiencies identified in Report No. DODIG-2012-132, “Project Planning Resulted in Outstanding Building Deficiencies and Decreased Functionality of the Main Fire Station at Naval Station Great Lakes,” September 14, 2012. In addition, we will determine whether other building deficiencies exist and whether Navy Region Mid-Atlantic established oversight procedures to ensure that firefighters have access to safe and compliant facilities.
Evaluation of USAFRICOM's and SOCAFRICA's Processes for Determining and Fulfilling Intelligence Requirements for Counterterrorism DODIG-2019-111
The report is Classified. To file a Freedom of Information Act request, please submit a request to FOIA Online.
Aug. 12, 2019
Project Announcement: Followup Evaluation of the DoD's BSAT Biosafety and Biosecurity Program Implementation (Project No. D2019-DEVOPA-0188.000)
We plan to begin the followup evaluation in August 2019. The objective of this follo-wup evaluation is to validate implementation of recommendations from report DODIG-2016-078, "Evaluation of DoD Biological Safety and Security Implementation," April 27, 2016, and ensure the measures taken meet the intent of the recommendations. In addition, we will assess the development of the oversight capabilities of the Biological Select Agents and Toxins (BSAT) Biorisk Program Office.