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Squad 5

Squad 5 investigates corruption involving City elected officials and City-funded not-for-profit organizations entrusted with providing services to City residents. Squad 5 also oversees City agencies involved in the City election process, such as the Campaign Finance Board and the Board of Elections. The Squad investigates the diversion of government funds at City not-for-profits by employees or managers at those organizations for their own personal gain, and public officials who misuse the power of their office violating the public’s trust. Squad 5 also oversees the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD), the Department for the Aging (DFTA), the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT), and the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings (OATH).

Squad 5 Reports

Theft of Funds by Former Procurement Director of the Richmond County District Attorney's Office

Fraud and Vulnerabilities at the New York City Department for the Aging

Report on the Emergency Communication Transformation Program

Review of Delays and Cost Overruns with the Emergency Communications Transformation Program (ECTP)

CityTime Fraud Recommendations to Improve New York City's Management of Large Information Technology Contracts