ALBANY, N.Y. — Sting operations aimed at black market cigarettes in New York had such weak investigative protocols and financial controls that money went missing and prosecutions were dismissed, the state inspector general reported Monday.
City lawmakers have reached a deal to install an inspector general for the New York Police Department, a plan championed by civil liberties advocates troubled by some of its practices, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn announced Tuesday.
Inspector General: Orleans Parish Coroner's Office illegally spent funding WWL NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans inspector general issued a report that reveals the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office has illegally spent taxpayer funding.
The taxpayer-funded Medicare program paid more than $120 million from 2009 to 2011 in violation of federal law for medical services for inmates and illegal immigrants, according to two reports issued Thursday by federal health officials.
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Feds targeting Medicare fraud, political corruption in probes of eye doctor ... MiamiHerald.com The high-profile federal raid on a South Florida ophthalmologist's office was more about potential Medicare fraud than about U.S.
Cash-strapped Postal Service probed for travel expense waste Chicago Tribune Representative Darrell Issa of California, the Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee and a leading voice on Postal Service reform, said the agency needs to...