Audit of OEMC Public Safety Cameras

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Office of Emergency Management and Communications’s (OEMC) management of approximately 2,700 cameras (“public safety cameras”) originally purchased by OEMC, the Chicago Police Department (CPD), and the Chicago Fire Department (CFD). The objective of the audit was to determine if OEMC has effectively managed these cameras. … [Read More…]

Memo to the Mayor on OIG Case #08-0578

Inspector General Joe Ferguson wrote a memo to the Mayor regarding the way discipline was meted out in OIG case # 08-0578.

Audit of OEMC Spending

OIG released an audit of the City’s Office of Emergency Management & Communications (OEMC) today. OIG performed an audit of payments disbursed by OEMC from January 1, 2008 to September 30, 2009 in order to review contract management and pay disbursement procedures. In seeking to determine whether OEMC had effective and efficient operations and internal … [Read More…]