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Semiannual Report to Congress

April 1, 2001 Ė September 30, 2001
Office of the Inspector General


THE OFFICE OF OVERSIGHT AND REVIEW

The Office of Oversight and Review (O&R) Ė formerly the Special Investigations and Review Unit Ė is composed of attorneys, special agents, program analysts, and administrative personnel. O&R investigates sensitive allegations involving Department employees, often at the request of the Attorney General, senior Department managers, or Congress. O&R also conducts systemic reviews of Department programs, such as a review of the BOPís system of monitoring inmatesí use of prison telephones.

Significant Activities

Ongoing Reviews