Audit

NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli (credit: CBS 2)

Audit: NYC HS Dropout Rate Higher Than Reported

Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that the graduation rate for that year was between 62.9 percent and 63.6 percent. The Department of Education listed it at 65.5 percent.

03/30/2011

A Social Security Card - Graphic: AP

NJ Audit: Social Security Numbers On Computers Out For Auction

Taxpayers’ Social Security numbers, confidential child abuse reports and personnel reviews of New Jersey workers nearly went to the highest bidder after the state sent surplus computers out for auction.

03/09/2011

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

Audit: NYC Construction Contract Soared

The comptroller said New York City’s economic development agency allowed a construction contract to increase tenfold. The agency called the audit “flawed” and “misleading.”

03/03/2011

A Yonkers Police Department vehicle - File / Photo: Rob Casasanta / EMTBravo.net

Audit Critical Of Police Overtime In Yonkers

The report hasn’t been released yet, but Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone is furious.

11/16/2010

A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Audit Finds Excessive Perks For NJ Turnpike Employees

Employees have inflated their salaries and padded their retirement payouts by taking advantage of unjustified bonuses built into their contracts, an audit released Tuesday found.

10/19/2010

A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Audit Finds Excessive Perks At NJ Turnpike Authority

Auditors say the Turnpike Authority paid its employees $30 million in unjustified bonuses and squandered millions on health insurance while tolls increased.

10/19/2010

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Audit: Changes Needed To Make Nuke Plants Secure

The audit recommends additional training in identifying suspected terrorists, greater access to criminal databases by the NRC, stepped up “re-screening” of power plant employees and notifying plant operators of foreign travel.

10/04/2010

Are you ready for to shell out more for a monthly MetroCard?

Straphangers Furious Over MTA Audit Findings

While the MTA is raising fares and cutting service, overtime pay for transit workers is apparently out of control.

CBS 2–08/06/2010

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