Audits and Investigations

Access OIG’s comprehensive archive of audit reports and investigative highlights that have been conducted from 1996 to present. You may view the audits and investigations in PDF or text format.

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Featured Audit Report

Friday, December 7, 2018

Our objectives were to determine whether the (1) method the Social Security Administration (SSA) used to identify high-dollar overpayments detected overpayments that met the Executive Order criteria and (2) Agency complied with all requirements of the Executive Order.

Featured Investigation

Friday, December 14, 2018

From the U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Montana:

MISSOULA—A Columbia Falls man accused of stealing government benefits by overstating his disabilities admitted fraud and theft charges in federal court on Dec. 12, U.S. Attorney Kurt G. Alme said.

John Cicero Hughes, 46, pleaded guilty to theft of government money and Social Security disability insurance fraud.