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I'm proud to be Oakland's elected City Auditor, working for and reporting to the citizens of this incredible City.

As your City Auditor, it is my job to protect Oakland’s taxpayers from waste, fraud and mismanagement by ensuring responsible, transparent financial practices. I am your Watchdog, responding to citizen complaints while working proactively to increase City Hall efficiency.


City Auditor

Limited Public Financing Act Performance Audit: November 2014 Election

The audit's objectives were to determine whether the Public
Ethics Commission established adequate systems to ensure compliance with the Act
... read report here

Police Overtime Audit for Fiscal Year 2012-13

The audit's objectives were to determine whether OPD has effectively managed overtime ... read report here.

Measure D Children and Youth Services Baseline Spending and Set-Aside Requirements for the Kids First Fund Audit FY 2009 – 10 through FY 2011 – 12

The audit found that the City met the Measure D baseline spending requirement ... read report here.


Fraud Waste + Abuse Report Volume 7

Details the Fraud, Waste + Abuse Prevention Program's activities for 2013... read report here.


Ethical Climate Survey

Oakland's Ethical Climate Survey asks employees, "Do you think Oakland fosters an ethical work environment?" Click here to read the 2014 results.

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Peer Review of Oakland's Office of the City Auditor

Independent peer review team finds Oakland's Office of the City Auditor meets the highest standard in government performance auditing ... read more.