Fraud Hotline report: Procurement card misuse in the Parks Ranger Program

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The Auditor’s Office found evidence of waste when investigating a tip about spending in the Park Ranger Program.

Ranger staff spent more than $6,000 on food purchases and $113 on a hat that was not a part of the ranger uniform. We referred findings and recommendations to the Parks Bureau. The Parks Bureau initiated an employee investigation and stated that since these transactions took place it has increased oversight, monitoring, and training.

View the full report online