Report: State Prison Administrator Watched Thousands Of YouTube Videos On His Work Computer During Work Hours A longtime administrator in the Valley State Prison (VSP) used his state-issued computer during work hours to access thousands of YouTube videos unrelated to his work.
State Hospitals Administrator Cost Taxpayers $47,800 To Travel To Sacramento For WorkA Department of State Hospitals administrator traveled to his Sacramento-based job from elsewhere in California and the state wasted $47,800 in state funds during a 15-month period from November 2016 until January 2018.
Auditor Investigated 800+ Claims Made To Whistleblower Hotline In Last Six Months Of 2018The California State Auditor investigated more than 800 calls and inquiries to its whistleblower hotline from July 1, 2018-December 31, 2018 and found a number of instances of taxpayer money being misused.
Caltrans Manager Based In Sacramento Charged State $41,695 To Travel From San Diego HomeA Caltrans manager based in San Diego was appointed to a more senior position in Sacramento but never moved, and instead charged the state to travel back and forth for more than a year.
Investigation Found Head Of CA Agency Practiced Nepotism, Retaliated Against Whistleblowers A new report from the state auditor found the head of a California agency committed gross misconduct, retaliated against whistleblowers, and unfairly promoted her relatives.
CA Whistleblower Audit Finds Sleeping State Employee And MoreThe California State Auditor released its yearly Whistleblower Act report Tuesday and it found a number of disturbing violations and misuse of taxpayer dollars.
Alex Ferrer On Corrupt Organizations, "Between 100 And 300 Billion Dollars Stolen Yearly From The U.S. Government"
Ex-San Francisco Prosecutor Gets $2M In Whistleblower CaseJurors found Friday that the city violated California's Whistleblower Protection Act and False Claims Act when it fired Joanne Hoeper three years ago.
Whistleblowers Lead California Auditor To $370,000 In WasteWhistleblower tips alerted California's auditor to $370,000 in waste and forgery at certain state agencies, according to a report released Thursday.