Conversely, the OIG may report to these same individuals its findings and recommendations arising from an investigation, audit, or review. Unless otherwise exempt from public disclosure, these findings and recommendations are generally released in a public report.
If you give us your name, your identity will be protected to the maximum extent of the law. In addition, there are certain provisions under Florida law and the Code of Miami-Dade County that protect employees and independent contractors, engaged in business with the County, and who have entered into a contract with the County, from retaliation under certain circumstances. If you believe that making a report to the OIG will place you at risk of retaliation, you should inform the OIG of this fact.