In response to the COVID-19 epidemic, we are implementing certain procedures to ensure the health and safety of the general public and our staff. Until further notice, our downtown office in the Overtown Transit Village will be closed to the public, however, the OIG is fully operational using electronic communication.
Autonomous and independent, the Miami-Dade County Office of the Inspector General (OIG) was created by the Board of County Commissioners to serve as a watchdog over County practices. Through three distinct yet overlapping functions – audits, investigations and legal/contract oversight – the OIG investigates fraud, waste and abuse, rendering findings based on facts and evidence.
Revised OIG Observations and Comments to RFP No. 01058 for the Purchase of an Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS)
Recommendation for Award Scheduled for the Infrastructure and Capital Improvements Committee Meeting of March 10, 2020, Agenda Item 3A.
Attached please find an Office of Inspector General (OIG) memorandum addressed to the Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) Director concerning the department’s implementation of the safety recommendations contained in our final report that was issued on November 13, 2019.
Receipt of Status Report and Closure of OIG Inspection Relating to the Self-Certification of Special Transportation Services Vehicles
The OIG issued a final report concerning the recently enacted legislation for the self-certification of Special Transportation Services (STS) vehicles. That report contained six recommendations, all of which were accepted by the Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) and are being fully implemented.
Former MDAD Employee Pleads Guilty to Forging Supervisor’s Signature and Falsifying County Payroll Documents
An OIG investigation concluded today with the guilty plea and sentencing of a now-former MDAD employee, Oregna Jones aka Oregna Harris, a former Section Chief assigned to the Real Estate Management and Development Division at Miami International Airport (MIA).