Quarterly Report

OIG Releases 4th Quarter 2014 Report

Highlights from OIG activity from October 1 through December 31, 2014 are summarized below. A link to the full report is provided here. a recent guilty plea in a federally charged kickback scheme relating to the City’s former red-light camera vendor, the recent state court indictment of a former City tow truck driver charged with … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 3rd Quarter 2014 Report

Highlights from OIG activity from July 1 through September 30, 2014 are summarized below. A link to the full report is provided here. OIG notified the Chicago Police Department that certain routine human resource practices might lead to the improper issuance of retirement credentials to retiring exempt members who are not eligible to receive them. … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 4th Quarter 2013 Report

The report provides a summary of OIG activity from October 1 through December 31, 2013. The final quarterly report of 2013 reflects a maturing oversight body that fully inhabits its statutory mission to root out misconduct, waste, and inefficiency. In the last year the office expanded the responsibilities of its Hiring Oversight section, and its … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 1st Quarter 2013 Report

The OIG’s 1st Quarter 2013 report provides a summary of OIG activity from January 1 through March 31, 2013. Of particular concern to the OIG this quarter was the Illinois Supreme Court’s decision in Ferguson v. Patton. “Earlier this quarter, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled that this office cannot enforce its own subpoenas,” said Inspector … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 4th Quarter 2012 Report

On January 18, 2013, the OIG transmitted its fourth quarter report for 2012 to the City Council and City officials. Available on the OIG website, the report provides a summary of OIG activity from October 1 through December 31, 2012. This Quarterly makes several minor formatting changes to better account for the nature of OIG operations … [Read More…]

OIG Releases Third Quarter 2012 Report

OIG transmitted its third quarter report for 2012 to the City Council and City officials. The report provides a summary of OIG activity from July 1 through September 30, 2012. “Investigative data alone isn’t sufficient to provide a real understanding of how OIG works,” said Inspector General Joe Ferguson. “This report, comprised of investigative case … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 2nd Quarter 2012 Report

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has transmitted its second quarter report for 2012 to the City Council and City officials. Available for download on the right of your screen, the report provides a summary of OIG activity from April 1 through June 30, 2012. Seven of the 14 investigations summarized in … [Read More…]

OIG Releases 2012 First Quarter Report

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has transmitted its first quarter report for 2012 to the City Council and City officials. Available on the OIG website, the report provides a summary of OIG activity from January 1 through March 31, 2012. “We take the same approach with our Quarterly Reports as we … [Read More…]

OIG Releases Second Quarter 2011 Report

On Friday, July 15, 2011, the City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) transmitted its second quarter 2011 report to City officials and residents. The report summarizes OIG activities over the last quarter, which includes the transition period between the Daley and Emanuel administrations. Specifically, it includes narrative summaries of OIG investigations and policy … [Read More…]

OIG Releases First Quarter 2011 Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2011 CONTACT: (773) 478-0534 Jonathan Davey Inspector General Releases First Quarter 2011 Report On Thursday, April 14, the City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) submitted its first quarter 2011 report to City officials and residents. “This is the fifth narrative quarterly report I’ve sent to the City, and … [Read More…]