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Accounting and Auditing

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  • L.A. County Fire Department workers could be fired in cheating scandal

    L.A. County Fire Department workers could be fired in cheating scandal
    A number of Los Angeles County Fire Department employees could lose their jobs or face lesser punishment as part of a crackdown on cheating in the agency's hiring process, Fire Chief Daryl Osby said Wednesday. Osby declined to disclose the precise count...
  • Audit blasts state agency over failed IT projects

    The state’s dismal record on creating new computer systems, many of which come in over budget and past deadlines, is partly the fault of poor oversight by the California Department of Technology (CalTech), a state audit concluded Thursday. The...
  • A procurement officer could save Md. $100 million annually

    A procurement officer could save Md. $100 million annually
    As members of the Maryland General Assembly wrangle over budget cuts and deficits, it's tempting to think that there's a quick fix to the state's fiscal problems. But what if there was a way for the state of Maryland to save money that didn't involve...
  • Report: Despite Efforts, City Struggles To Collect Housing Loans

    Report: Despite Efforts, City Struggles To Collect Housing Loans
    HARTFORD — An audit has found that the city has not collected on millions of dollars of housing grant-funded loan payments, going back as far 25 years in some cases. In a report this month to Thomas Deller, the city's director of the Department...
  • L.A. County fire employees will face discipline in cheating scandal

    L.A. County fire employees will face discipline in cheating scandal
    A number of Los Angeles County Fire Department employees will face dismissal or lesser punishment as part of a crackdown on cheating in the agency’s hiring process, fire Chief Daryl Osby said Wednesday. Osby did not disclose the precise number...
  • DWP still struggling with fallout from billing fiasco

    DWP still struggling with fallout from billing fiasco
    Lois Gass didn't realize it at the time, but when she and thousands of other Los Angeles residents saw their utility bills suddenly rocket out of control, her anger helped set off one of the biggest scandals to befall the Department of Water and Power....
  • Health agency for the poor spends $476,000 on meals, entertainment

    Health agency for the poor spends $476,000 on meals, entertainment
    Los Angeles County supervisors chided officials with the L.A. Care public health plan after an audit found that the agency spent $476,000 on meals and entertainment between October 2013 and January of this year. The audit released last week found that...
  • Cities lose inspector general funding fight

    Cities lose inspector general funding fight
    A judge has ruled that 14 local cities have to start paying after a more than three-year funding fight over Palm Beach County's government watchdog. The voter-approved, Inspector General's Office and its team of auditors and investigators was created in...
  • Guns, Medicine, Body Armor, Hospital Beds: State Property Loss Nears $5 Million In 4 Years

    Guns, Medicine, Body Armor, Hospital Beds: State Property Loss Nears $5 Million In 4 Years
    When two nurses in the UConn Health Center's Department of Dermatology walked into a utility room one morning last summer, they noticed the refrigerator was unplugged. But it wasn't milk that spoiled or ice cream that melted in the 14 hours...
  • Canton To Pursue Energy Audit Of Town Buildings

    Canton To Pursue Energy Audit Of Town Buildings
    CANTON — The town plans an energy audit of its buildings to gauge how efficient they are and where improvements can be made that would save money on utility bills. That idea was proposed by the town's energy committee and a contract with a...
  • Error kept names of 1,100 banned gun buyers in Orange out of database

    Error kept names of 1,100 banned gun buyers in Orange out of database
    For nearly two years, the names of 1,100 severely mentally ill people in Orange County, prohibited by law from buying guns, sat in court files in the Orange County Clerk of Courts Office but were not forwarded to a state and federal registry, meaning...