Fraud Prevention and Detection in STEP Grants

Police Traffic Services Program Manager Larry Krantz of the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Assistant Special Agent in Charge Floyd Sherman of the USDOT’s Office of Inspector General discuss ways to prevent and detect fraud in Select Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) grants in this very informative video.

According to the Office of Inspector General they maintain “. . a Hotline for receiving allegations of fraud, waste, abuse, or mismanagement in U. S. Department of Transportation (DOT) programs or operations. Allegations may be reported 24 hours a day, seven days a week by DOT employees, contractors, or the general public.” For more information please visit U. S. DOT/OIG website.

To file a complaint with the U. S. DOT/OIG Hotline:  Call: 1.800.424.9071 Email: Hotline@oig.dot.gov or Write: U. S. DOT/OIG P.O. Box 23178 Washington, DC 20026-0178