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

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DATE:
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Our objective was to (1) to determine whether the Social Security Administration (SSA) made payments to beneficiaries and/or representative payees who were deceased according to Kentucky's Office of Vital Statistics and (2) identify non-beneficiaries in the State files whose death information did not appear in Agency records.

Featured Investigation

Our Audit reports may contain sensitive and confidential information requiring safeguarding or limited disclosure consistent with law, regulations and Government-wide policies. Previously, we limited the distribution of reports containing this type of information. We now redact that specific information to allow maximum distribution of all reports.

DATE:
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

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

BOSTON – A Cambridge woman pleaded guilty today to stealing over $80,000 in Social Security and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.