The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosivesí and Federal
Bureau of Investigationís Arson and Explosives Intelligence Databases

Audit Report 05-01
October 2004
Office of the Inspector General


Table of Contents


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

INTRODUCTION

FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS

DUPLICATE SYSTEMS ARE MAINTAINED BY THE ATF AND FBI FOR REPORTING ARSON AND EXPLOSIVES INCIDENTS

STATEMENT ON COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS AND REGULATIONS

STATEMENT ON MANAGEMENT CONTROLS

APPENDICES:

  1. AUDIT OBJECTIVES, SCOPE, AND METHODOLOGY
  2. SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRE AND RESULTS
  3. AGENCIES INTERVIEWED BY TELEPHONE
  4. OUTLINE OF THE FEATURES OF THE NATIONAL REPOSITORY AND BDC DATABASES
  5. SUMMARY OF THE DATA FIELDS FOR THE DATABASES OF THE ATF NATIONAL REPOSITORY AND FBI BOMB DATA CENTER
  6. ATTORNEY GENERALíS AUGUST 11, 2004, MEMORANDUM REGARDING THE COORDINATION OF EXPLOSIVES INVESTIGATIONS AND RELATED MATTERS
  7. BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVESí RESPONSE TO THE DRAFT AUDIT REPORT
  8. FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATIONSí RESPONSE TO THE DRAFT AUDIT REPORT
  9. OFFICE OF THE INPECTOR GENERAL, AUDIT DIVISION ANALYSIS AND SUMMARY OF ACTIONS NECESSARY TO CLOSE THE REPORT