The Department of Homeland Security’s insider watchdog says there must be more action to ensure its Insider Threat Program doesn’t violate employees’ rights as well as other policy and procedural improvements before continuing the program’s planned expansion.
A Government Accountability Office (GAO) investigation into racial or gender disparities in the military justice system found that Blacks, Hispanics, and males were more likely than Whites or females to be tried in general and special courts-martial in all military services.
An Office of the Inspector General enquiry has found that the Department of Homeland Security did not comply with the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010 (IPERA) in fiscal 2018 because the Department did not meet two of the six requirements.
The Secret Service has not met the recommended training target and lacks a plan for achieving it. In fiscal year 2018, special agents assigned to these divisions trained for about 6 percent and 3 percent, respectively, of their regular work hours.