The Office of Inspector General investigates complaints or allegations of wrongdoing or misconduct by employees or contractors that involve or give rise to fraud, waste or abuse within the programs or operations of the FCC. Allegations are received primarily from FCC employees and licensees. However, Members of Congress, other agencies, citizens, contractors, and public interest groups also refer matters to the OIG for investigation. Allegations of suspected wrongdoing are also received from FCC managers and the OIG audit program.
Another source for complaints is the OIG Hotline - 1 - 888-863-2244 or (202) 418-0473.
Aspects of an investigation included: